The Hartwell crew pulls a second cut of storage cars from deep on the segment between Bowersville and Hartwell, GA.
After a day of drilling storage cars around Bowersville, the Hartwell crew makes a late day run to pick up some cars on the main at Lavonia. The crew will take it a few miles and call it a day.
The Hartwell Railroad road train passes the old depot in Lavonia with a colorful mix of power: former Conrail/CSX GP38 #1973, recently-acquired NS GP38-2 #5130, EJ&E SD38 #654, and St Lawrence & A... (more)
Awaiting Assignment? Now employed by the Hartwell Railroad, this former CNW power rests with a mixed consist amidst some old passenger cars and other discarded items.
The shot is mundane, but the power is far from it! Especially in Georgia! Hartwell crews tied a train of storage cars just north Bowersville on a beautiful November afternoon with the J-Ball SD38 ... (more)
An old CNW veteran now working for the Hartwell takes a break on a Sunday morning.
Northbound Hartwell train rolls out its final miles along Mize Rd in Toccoa.
Former EJ&E #654 screams along Wolfpit Road as the northbound Hartwell train quickly approaches the NS interchange at Toccoa.
3 of the 5 cars that derailed back in January are still laying on their sides as the former J SD38 leads a northbound train for the NS at Toccoa.
Northbound Hartwell train makes some noise as it rolls through the small town of Martin.
Former EJ&E 654 leads a northbound Hartwell train for the NS by the nicely restored depot at Lavonia.
Hartwell 1973 pulls a pair of empty center beams out of Harbin Lumber. The crew will turn back north here and put a train together for the NS at Bowersville.
The Heart of the Hartwell looks more like a scrapyard next to a defunct railroad that would be incredibly awesome to see any train traverse the rails. This is located on their original line betwee... (more)
A quick drive over to the Hartwell in the afternoon paid off with a late run south out of Toccoa with the Ex-Con & Ex-J SD38 doing the honors.
Venus and Mars shine in the overhead sky as a former CNW GP9 sits with Ex Conrail and St. Lawrence & Atlantic units on the Hartwell Railroad in Bowersville, Georgia.