Southern Railway GP50 #7007 leads a southbound manifest through Erlanger, KY. Looking on are Mark Chester Jr, my dad, my nephew Eric, and friend Gary.
Southern Railway GP30 #2599 leads a southbound through Erlanger, KY.
Southern Railway SD40-2 #3283 leads a cut of power through the engine facility at Ludlow, KY.
A string of power sits at the depot in Gainesville including Sou 3170, Ex CR 8303, and elder SD40-2 3428. The fresh Southern tuxedo paint looks very classy on 3170.
Southern vs Conrail Southern 3170 sits coupled to former Conrail D8-40C, NS 8303, at the Gainesville Depot awaiting future assignment.
Southern Railway SD45 #3163 leads a southbound through Ludlow, KY.
My personal favorite unit on the NS roster, 3170, sits at Gainesville, GA on a restful night in early March.
A detailed view of the cab of NS/SOU 3170 reveals the features of the cab and an up-close look at the tuxedo colors.
On a mildly cool night in Gainesville, GA, NS/SOU 3170 rests at the depot awaiting future assignment to local service. There's nothing quite like seeing tuxedo highhoods out on the main in 2016!
Three GP38's lead a westbound through the photographer's hometown of Jonesville, SC.
A fantastic consist of NCTM's finest, Southern Railway E8 number 6900 and Southern Railway FP7 number 6133 pull a unique passenger train around the property on National Train Day.
Southbound at Magnolia with four geeps.
Southern #6 northbound at Spartanburg behind a typical Piedmont consist: two GP38's, an RS-3, four F-units, passenger train on the head end, pigs on the rear!
Two years ago, 630 races past the Pulaski station. Unlikely we'll see this little gal on the main anytime soon.