BEFORE: A recently (at the time) aquired East Cooper & Berkley Railroad's GP9 #6554 finds a new home on South Carolina's newest (at the time) shortline, Greenville & Western Railway, which ... (more)
2 Years Later. OVERHAUL Time! Greenville & Western's 2nd locomotive power, Ex. East Cooper & Berkley Railroad's GP9 #6554, is prepped for a complete overhaul which includes adding ditch lig... (more)
NS 155 gets ready to cross Laney Walker Blvd. into Norfolk Southern's Augusta Yard with a nice Ex. SOO Line now CEFX 6000 leading!
Sharing The Street: While many are at work, conducting business, or running errands and their vehicles sit parks alongside 6th Street, NS 155 puts a halt to Downtown traffic as he crawls do... (more)
Water Works! An empty coal train is seen crossing the Augusta Canal and passing through what Railroad Employees as well as a couple of us local call the 'Water Works'. This is also a public... (more)
A New Vantage Point! Since the recent opening of the brand new Greene Street Extention. The overpass was built to prevent Emergency Vehicles coming to and from the Downtown Hospital Distric... (more)
A pair of widecab GEs lead today's CSX A761 alongside Fenwick Street. This train is destined for Atlanta via CSX's Georgia Subdivision where it will work several yards and interchanges along the o... (more)
An empty Plant Harlee coal train heads North out of town back towards the Mountains for another load of black diamonds.
4 Way Crossing! An empty CSX ballast train crosses 11th Street in Downtown Augusta, as its about to enter 11th Street switch where CSX's Georgia and McCormick Subdivsions join together (out... (more)
There's Still Some Color Left In Winter! Due to a recent dramatic temperature drop into the teens and low 20s, and a lot of reports of broken rail due to this, CSX K223 is seen passing t... (more)
Late Isn't Always Bad! A rare evening running NS 191 finally got the block down the middle of 6th Street towards Norfolk Southern's Augusta Yard, with a recently rerated Dash 9-44CW.
Welcome to the Eastside! PICK 9507 crosses E. Whitner Street in Anderson's Eastside as Mr. Buck and Dave prepare to pick up and set out a few storage tankers out of the House Track for Norf... (more)
Headed Back Home... PICK 9500 heads back home light engine due to Norfolk Southern screwing them up being that they hadn't run since Monday due to the Winter Storm that ripped through the a... (more)
Crossing Over Remnants of History and Snow! Mr. Buck and Dave head back home to Belton after meeting the Anderson Job at the Interchange downtown. The line below is the old connection line ... (more)
Bringing the Beach to the City! CSX K944 snakes its way into CSX's Augusta Yard through Central Junction with a solid unit train of sand. As of lately a lot of these K-Series sand trains ha... (more)