CSX A700 is tied down for the weekend at Cedartown with a GP40-2 and a YN2 B40-8. In my opinion, it was suffering from a case of wrong leader syndrome. Lit with three Nikon SB-24s.
It's not everyday that you come up on an Ex CNW GP7, Ex Rio Grande GP35, Ex Conrail GP38, Ex EJE SD38, and two other elder, classic locomotives on the same railroad...much less in 2014! Hartwell R... (more)
Coal from the Bailey Mine makes the turn around the wye at Cartersville to head to Georgia Power's Plant Bowen.
The northbound road train departs Pacesetter Steel among grey skies and drizzle.
A GP38 that was acquired by Southern when it took over the original NS leads what I think is a Georgia Florida train from Albany into the NS yard in Valdosta. The seven NS GP38s were given high-n... (more)
An alternately-scheduled 616-06 rumbles north with over 100 cars bound for Hamlet, NC. A rare sight for the Abbeville Sub on this train was around 10 platforms of "EPIC" trash containers... (more)
Note the angle between the trailing cars and the locomotive as 4125 drops downgrade from the lower switchback at Tate, GA.
The northbound road job passes a seldom-used storage track adjacent to Haynes Lumber in Canton, GA.
A familiar face in the GNRR roster, GP20 number 316 leads the road job north at Ridgewalk Parkway in Woodstock, GA.
Grain empties head south down CSX's Abbeville Sub, passing Harper Siding which is situated between the towns of Statham and Winder, GA.
What a start to 2015: An extra section of NS 211 races under the newly installed cantilever at CP Yonah with GP40-2 #3078 in the lead as the last of the golden evening light shines for a fe... (more)
NS 211 running even later than he usally does on a Sunday through here, is seen passing through Lula, GA on its way to Atlanta, GA.
One of only four remaining SD50's on the CSX roster adorned in YN2 paint leads loaded auto train Q211 up the Abbeville Sub.
Q582 speeds over I-75 on its way to Nashville