To break up the CSX widecab fest thats been my photostream as of late (I hate being back in Athens), here is a little NS highhood action from back in March. A classic southern veteran shoves a str... (more)
CSXT 460 and 399 lead a mixed freight through Hair Interlocking in Dalton, GA, where the CSX (L&N) crosses the NS (Southern) mainlines from Atlanta to Chattanooga at grade. In the background is th... (more)
Brand new ES44AC 6324 leads 123 cars of coal south towards Atlanta.
B36-7 #3816 leads fellow B36-7 #3815 and GP50 #7060 southbound at Dalton. Serving as mid-train power are B36-7s 3817, 3818, and 3819 (six 4 axle, high adhesion units, including 5 of the 6 B36-7s ... (more)
Southbound Triple Crown is about to cross CSXT at grade. This train was long enough to occupy the interlocking for five minutes.
Work train 56W with 2 gondola cars and a truck distribute track materials along the main line.
The Dalton Yard Job heads South solo to switch cars around Phelps. Good place for the cooler as the temperature is only about 30 deg. F when the photo was taken.
NS train 22N eases past a broken rail near the NS/CSX crossover.
A work train goes back for more tie plates to lay out for upcoming maintenance on the Atlanta North End.
NS B23-7 # 3994 was involved in a head on crash with a pair of C39-8`s south of Dalton , Ga. Locomotives 8641 , 2799 , & 3994 were destroyed .
Ex Conrail C40-8W in horsehead scheme leads NS stacktrain southbound through the "s" curve at North Dalton approaching CP Hair on the Atlanta North District toward Atlanta.
BNSF Silver Snake.
CSXT A702 shoving southbound thru Dalton , Ga.
An aging warrior waits for tomorrow and another day of moving freight traffic for the carpet industry.