A mix n match YN2-YN3 slugset shoves back to Fowler junction after working the industries in east Athens on a nice spring day.
This bridge will eat your bike! A battered and worn GP40-2 leads Y111 over the Cleveland Ave trestle which displays an interesting clearance sign...
CSX 2565 sits tied down at the Athens depot, the unit is assigned to the Y111 local. The loco was spotted in the perfect place, under the lights from the nearby sports field.
Dash 3 to the rescue The geep assigned to the Athens local had broken down on the main outside the depot, so the crew had to commander this set of power that was sitting at Fowler to drag ... (more)
About as close to streetrunning as you can get in Athens. Looking a little out of place in the gravel parking lot for the Chase Park warehouses, CSX 5961 backs up to retrieve a hopper from the Ath... (more)
A well worn GP40-2 leads Y111 as it pulls out of the yard and past the abandoned factory at the North end of Fowler Junction.
CSX 5949 sits at the Athens depot waiting for track inspection and mainline trains to pass before finishing its work on the Y111 switcher.
A former Conrail B40-8 sits by itself infront of the former Seaboard Airline depot in Athens.
Heading out for my railfanning today, i found that the Conrail painted 5961 had been replaced by the next number up, unfortunately in YN3 paint instead.
CSX Grain train power heads out from the depot to the Pilgrims Pride facility as Y111 waits for the grain train to depart before heading for East Athens.
CSX Y111 switching cars at Fowler Junction.
CSX 5961 heads back to the mainline after spotting the Ortners at La Farge.
CSX Y111 eases a cut of Ortners back through the chase park industrial complex to the La Farge concrete plant. The warehouse today serve as art gallerys, studios and shops, none requiring rail ser... (more)
Clear for 13 cars fifty nine, seventy four... The engineer notches up CSX's ugly duckling as it shoves local Y111 back to Fowler Junction past the old L.M. Leathers building at Pulaski St.
Former NS B40-8, CSX 5974 pulls four covered hoppers out of the Athens yard to add the last one to the train.