A pair of brightly painted HOG GP40's lead a 16 car stack train over the hogback profile of the former SAL Montgomery line on the way to the inland port in Cordele. As a longtime SAL fan it was gr... (more)
Coal for Christmas On the day after Christmas the Athens Line delivers two cars of coal to the UGA powerplant in Athens. The steep grade into the plants means that only two loads at a time ... (more)
In a surreal scene the Mollibahn 10:30 service pulls into the Bad Doberan Stadmitte station in the middle of the aptly names Mollistrasse. The Mollibahn is one of the many surviving East German na... (more)
A Greenville & Western ballast extra heads back to Belton after dumping some ballast north of town.
Classics from LaGrange A chance meet between P76 with a awesome all EMD consist and CSX A742 running light with a former Conrail GP40-2.
Passing a house and barn that was no doubt passed by numerous Southern steam engines in revenue service, Southern 630 leads 956 north through the bucolic Tennessee countryside.
CSX A742 with a GP30 slug leading swings off the A&WP Beltline at Oakland Junction. While this line has been endangered for a long time, it appears the end is near, Williams Brothers appears to be... (more)
The Big CAT The big CAT looks right at home with the bright fall colors as it rolls into Atlanta.
The Big CAT The big CAT leads some kittens through Austell, GA. We were very fortunate to get any sort of sunlight today with Hurricane Sandy and a storm front.
The always awesome P26 roars through Spring behind a trio of EMD SD40-2's. Was a great sight to see a highhood SD40-2 on the point again, these beasts days are numbered so get them while you can!
Heritage Thursdays One of my favorite heritage units leads 708 southbound toward Plant Wansley on the C-Line
Heritage Thursdays For the third Thursday in a row a heritage unit is found leading a coal train down the Atlanta North District. With dynamics howling, the Virginian unit leads 76M into th... (more)
ATN Z389 rolls north on Locust St. with a pair of beautiful EMDZ SD70ACe's on the point. After three failed attempts I was finally able to get these in good light, and on the rarely shot Gadsden s... (more)
Steam in the city, part 2
Steam in the city, part 1