Inside the cab of SCL SD45 2024 at Oak Ridge looking at the engineer's control panel. Please note a rare piece of paper on the control stand. A Form 19 Seaboard Coast Line train order dated March ... (more)
The "Sliver Star" being readied for its southbound departure on a cool January evening.
SCL 1776 - The One That Begat Them AllThere were two different U36Bs on the Seaboard Coast Line that carried the number "1776." The SCL's U36Bs were being delivered, and 1776:1 was... (more)
Heritage Rail Corp. VLIX or SCL 2024 sit quietly couple up with the Southern Railway "Fort Oglethorpe" at the Heritage Rail Corp Yard in Oak Ridge, TN. Built in September of 1971 by th... (more)
A pair of former CSX engines cross paths once again courtesy of the efforts of the volunteers at the Southern Appalachia Railway Museum. 9553 is originally L&N 3318, while SCL 2024 later became CS... (more)
SCL SD45 No.2007, April 3, 1980.
The old Seaboard Coast Line (SCL) depot still stands in Hartsville with semaphores standing beside it in the middle of town.
Engineer Steve Forrest poses in the cab for one of the final runs of the Secret City Scenic's excursions, on its final day of operations.
GE B30-7 5507 leads two other GE units on a sunny January morning. The eastbound freight is just entering a shoo-fly for construction of the Fellowship Road overpass in Tucker.
Because the tiny Bostic yard is already packed, a long Clinchfield-bound manifest freight has pulled down the line to Forest City to clear the main for a sb/eb coal train off the CRR. Once the un... (more)