The rarest U23B on the Georgia Central roster, GC 1004 and its unusual low nose bring today’s Lyons turn into Dublin on a dreary day. This unit was built for the L&N in July of 1973 hence the rea... (more)
Splish Splash The weight of a passing boxcar creates some interesting water action under a joint on the mainline.
Georgia Central's turn from Lyons, GA nears the small yard at Dublin, GA where it will interchange cars with the turn from Macon, GA and a local switcher. As time ticks by, one must wonder how lo... (more)
Hot times in small town 'Merica... both literally and figuratively.
Passing the old station which is all that remains of downtown.
GC L782 continues to switch in Dublin as it passes another sister U23B.
Georgia Central rosers the largest fleet of high hood U23Bs, and they may look rough but are in good mechanical condition from what I can tell...
GC L782 has its 80 car coal train stretched out across the long straightaway between Vidalia and Tarrytown. These coal trains operate once a month between the CSX interchange in Savannah and SP pa... (more)
GC 3959 spews a column of smoke as it notches up to switch out the siding at Collins.
You can almost feel the humidity in the air as the trio of U-Boats spew black smoke into the hazy, south Georgia summer sky as they get their train moving towards Lyons after swapping with L783.
Four U-Boats and a CIRR SW1500 lead an 80 car coal train past the Manassas depot in the midst of a Georgia thunderstorm. The train is bound for SP paper in Dublin. Yes the sound was awesome!
The trio of U-Boats on L782 make their own storm as summer cumulus clouds build on the Horizon in Claxton, GA.
GC L782 rolls through Ohoopee, GA, the last town on the line before the train gets to the shops in Lyons where they will tie up.
GC L782 wades through the grass just east of Collins as it heads back towards Lyons.
A trio of U23B's releases a massive plume of smoke as the train wades through the sea of grass in downtown Claxton. Sadly this scene will soon be gone with the relocation of the track to make way ... (more)