The southbound Floridian was often hours late. Bad track north of Louisville caused most of the delays, but on this day the ailing Es aren't helping matters, so an SCL GE helps out. It's late su... (more)
Back before Clifton Forge was seriously downsized...
Amtrak is over a year old, but 1446 - which would become Amtrak 202 - still wears its B&O dress. The Floridian would grow to a point where 2 SDP40Fs would be required, but then would be discontin... (more)
Ex-B&O 1453 waits to lead the northbound Floridian out of Montgomery's Union Station.
MP crew switches their tiny Lincoln yard. That's BN in the background.
On a drizzly March day, a 'new blue' geep and a pair of ragged GEs wait with their train for a new crew. Probably a Roger Bee photo.
Doing it old school, the rear end brakeman on this Dothan-bound freight jogs to catch his train after throwing a switch. Moving mounts/dismounts, cabooses, most of the track shown in this photo - ... (more)
L&N 863 looks good on this sunny June afternoon, but the days of cab units on the L&N are drawing to a close.
One of Southern's several spacer car operations - this one inherited from Central of Georgia - was between Albany and Dothan, Alabama. The relatively light spacer cars spread the weight of the Alc... (more)
About to pass under US431
SR 3804 leads a line of 10 GE CC's stored at Inman, some with capped stacks and chained doors. It isn't the end of the line, though, as they will return to service for a few more years.
Acquired in trade - location and photographer unknown