I had heard GWI had repainted a South Carolina Central unit that had also been renumbered. Deductive reasoning made me believe it may have been the SCRF 2027, an ex-ATSF GP7u rebuild, same number.... (more)
Atlantic & Western 101 (former D&S #502) at Sanford, NC sporting a fresh coat of paint.
After pulling two empties from Ready Mixed Concrete in Sanford, NC, Atlantic & Western 109 spots one cement load over the unloading pit. The concrete company's mixing facility can be seen behind t... (more)
My 150th RP picture! How to move 100 tons effortlessly-the roller bearing!
Hey modelers, you can run a pig train behind your 70 Tonner. Back in the day when ATW went all the way from Sanford to Jonesboro (3 miles or so), SCL kept a switcher in town, SOU came in from Gre... (more)
There's a good chance this little treasure is still sitting at this same spot. I took picture here just a few years ago.
A tiny remnant of a it's former self this little line used only one unit in those days.
Atlantic & Western 109 "C. L. McNeill" is a "Paducah Rebuilt" GP10. This engine was built as Rio Grande GP9 5943, then sold to the Illinois Central Gulf, which rebuilt it into GP10 8323. It was ... (more)
Rare action photo of an ATW movement - ATW 109 is on the front and at the rear is RSSX 1219 and SW1200.
How's that for a hi-rail truck?! And it's in proper ATW colors.
Atlantic & Western #202 sits at Sanford. I am not sure the running status of this unit.
Atlantic & Western # 109 has finished for the day.