NS 8114, the 20th heritage unit I've seen in service (finally!) leads NS 288 through Lindale, GA on a nice Ausust afternoon. But alas, only 11 of my count has been leading in the sun, so I shall c... (more)
Climbing up a steady grade comprised entirely of jointed rail in typical short line fashion, the EARY Talladega Turn is practically at the halfway point between Dega and Sylacauga on this hot summ... (more)
As they make their way around a field of corn on the left, the EARY Talladega Turn comes into view with an orange and black Bay Line GP38 at the helm as they keep moving along at 10mph to Sylacaug... (more)
After completing its work on the 3 mile long Elyton Industrial Track, CSX Y198 returns with one empty center-beam, empty cement covered hopper and something odd at the front of its train. Usually... (more)
NS 24E comprised of stacks and racks turns onto the East End District for a bypass around the massive Norris Yard a few miles east of here in Irondale. As it splits the soon to be gone signals of... (more)
The rear auto rack portion of Q612 heads through the curve at Fairburn as they pass the power for the locals that reside here. Today's local power even includes a former ICE GP40-2, which stands ... (more)
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Another River Line oddity. CSX drag Q434 with some Georgia history in the form of the S&A heritage unit.
The phase I heritage painted locomotive moves the southbound Starlight into Portland Union Station. This pair of locomotives brought me into Portland the day before.
NS northbound hotshot 296 comes thru Valdosta behind one of the heritage fleet and thru a old location with a new vantage point, newly constructed overpass on Hill Avenue. Adds some color to an al... (more)
The NS Erie heritage unit rolls along the Mohawk River in Upstate NY. The Erie is in charge of a buffer, 98 loads of oil and a rear buffer. NS 9944 trails.
Shoving hard on the rear of 744, Norfolk Southern's Virginian Heritage unit passes the Interstate Railroad's Clinch Valley connection as it makes its way west to Norton.
"Keystones on the Lackawanna"
A pair of beautifully restored Pennsylvania Railroad E8As at the Lackawanna Railroad's Hoboken Terminal the night before the "Pacific E... (more)