Already on the Ft Benning reservation, the return leg of the six-days-a-week Richland-Columbus turn is dropping down the hill just north of Sand Hill siding where military trains are loaded and un... (more)
The Pickens Gluck Job heads north into Anderson and across the only bridge on the Gluck line.
The morning clouds have cleared out just in time for some pristine morning sunlight to shine on the Pickens Gluck job returning from Michelin after picking up 3 cars. The job will switch the other... (more)
The every-day-but-Sunday turn between Richland and Columbus is northbound at Georgia Highway 26 and about to enter the vast grounds of Fort Benning. SCL, FL and SS schemes are on display this day.
A worn-out road rests on a cloudy day with the only passing traffic a train and a car full of railfans.
The PICK Belton Job returns to Belton, SC passing a cemetery in town.
PICK Belton Job passes under downtown as it completes it short trip from Belton to Anderson.
The Belton Job leaves Anderson passing through "The Tunnel" under downtown on its way out.
The Pickens Belton Job returns to Belton across a creek as it leaves Anderson.
The PICK Belton Job returns to Belton after a short trip up to Anderson to interchange a few cars.
PICK 9502 has just finished its day and been parked in the classic open air shop that is now used by CLCX (Chattahoochee Locomotive). The 9502 began life on the SCL in 1973. Also in the shop was a... (more)
Higher horsepower B-Bs did show up on the Richland-Columbus line, but this pair of U18Bs bracketing a GP16 is an absolutely typical power set for the mid 1980s hereabouts.
Round Two: After bringing in the first set of gons (seen in the background already staged with other cars from other PICK customers), the Anderson Job arrives into the downtown interchange ... (more)
Pickens Belton Job brings two cars through Belton, SC on 01/16/2011. The first car has the new CSX "Box Car" logo. It is seen here passing the old Blue Ridge Railroad station in Belton
SCL U18B 251 working at Raleigh, NC || October 1975