Four ex-Conrail SW1200s pull an L&C train through Heath Springs, SC past the former Southern Railway depot enroute to the ADM plant in Kershaw. Only the lead unit remains on the L&C today and it's... (more)
A Lancaster & Chester Railway job working industries, shoves several loads of railroad spikes up a hump and across Main Street as it passes the headquarters building of "The Springmaid Line".
We dashed to the office, got permission and managed to snap and few shots before the nee PRR, ex PC, ex CR unit and one of the orginal SW-900s, both painted in the beautiful retro scheme, were put... (more)
A closer look at the new heritage paint job the L&C are giving their remaining end cabs. Here the old girl passes the railroad's office in downtown Lancaster. (JCH -- 400D)
Recently repainted SW1200 #94. The L&C has decided to repaint their remaining end cabs into the scheme first worn by SW900s 90 and 91 upon delivery in 1965. Ironically, this one never wore the two... (more)
After weeks if not months of using only the GP38-2s on the line to Kershaw, now the L&C has used end cabs three times in one week. Thanks, L&C. The coal cars will be left on a siding and picked up... (more)
A four end cab lash up (three SW1200s and one SW900) are caught passing the old SOuthern Railway depot in Heath Springs early on Friday 09/09/05. They are enroute to the AMD plant at the end of th... (more)
A short L&C train crosses over to their Kershaw District early on Fri. 9/3/05. Once on the former Southern rails, they will shove back to AmeriSteel. (JCH -- 300D)
The first end cab and a half out of five on this train is caught here pulling 60 cars toward the ADM plant at the end of the former Southern SB line. (JCH -- 300D)
Five end cabs are caught on the L&C's Kershaw District with 60 plus cars at 9 a.m. on Fri. 7/15. The gons and the L&C 60 footer will go in the siding in front of Thomas & Betts. (JCH -- 300D)
Three L&C switchers sat out the weekend at the Kershaw ADM plant at the end of the former Southern SB line through Lancaster. (JCH -- 300D)
How sweet it is. UNder a Carolina Blue sky, five L&C end cabs run elephant style toward Guardian Glass at the distribution park. Even with five leased GP38s on line, four and five end cab lash-ups... (more)
Part three of the exchange, the four end cabs take the train to Richburg off of the east end of the wye. (JCH -- 300)
LC SW1200 #94 is being towed to Lancaster along with two newly arrived passenger cars , reporting marks ATAX, for restoration. Power on the flip side in LLPX GP38s #2029 and 2036. (JCH -- 300D)
A southbound coal train for Wateree, SC zips by three L&C SW's as they hook up to a cut of grain cars in downtown Chester, 50 miles S of Charlotte, NC.