Just 25 minutes after starting their day at 7am, the Pickens Anderson Job is seen passing by Rexam Consumer Plastic on their way to pickup some cars from Michelin Starr Manufacturing.
View of the Pickens Railway yard at Docheno, SC. Not one, but two of the railway's ex-CSX U18Bs await an assignment on the mainline.
The Pickens Belton Job passes the many farms in rural Anderson County, SC, as it runs light to the company's yard at Docheno to await another assignment.
The Pickens Belton job returns from the Greenville & Western interchange to deliver three boxcars to Packaging Corporation of America in Honea Path.
With the Pickens Railroad's Belton job running on an as needed schedule, shots on this end of the line are much harder to obtain. As luck would have it, the Belton job ran with a cut of 7 cars for... (more)
The crew of the Pickens Railroad switches cars in downtown Anderson as they get ready to shuffle power around for the Belton crew to take 9503 back.
With the Pickens Railroad's Belton job running on an as needed schedule, shots on this end of the line are much harder to obtain. As luck would have it, the Belton job ran today with a cut of 7 c... (more)
With a short train in tow, the Anderson job works toward Gluck, crossing Sayre Street, as the morning sun looks on amidst a beautiful January day.
The well known Pickens U-Boats are still going strong in 2017 as they pull the daily load of cars for the Gluck Job. Here they are seen finishing up working behind First Quality before heading to... (more)
A Roger Puta Photograph
In 1975, the Maine Central went shopping for its first new power in nine years, and chose ten of GE’s U18B “baby boats”. With their unique 8-cylinder FDL engines, they pr... (more)
The Pickens Belton job, after running light to the Greenville and Western interchange to pick up a scrap gon, slows down in Belton to stop and allow the crew to get breakfast from McDonalds. Also ... (more)
The Pickens Anderson job shuttles cars in the railroad's primary yard in Anderson, SC. Very fitting paint scheme considering Clemson University is a few miles down the road.
With famous orange passing vibrant purple, the Pickens Railway's Anderson job trundles toward downtown Anderson, South Carolina, in the spirit of the 2016 national champion Clemson Tigers.