Traction motors slowly rust under the Georgia sun as CSX 1538 goes through the rebuilding process at Locomotive Specialists in Waycross. Photo taken with permission.
Another in the series "A face only a mother could love", former CSX GP15-1 1538 is getting a "facial makeover" by the crew at Locomotive Specialists. Lots of bondo on the nose ... (more)
Another in the series "A face only a mother could love", CN 7056 waits for its turn to go through the rebuild process at Locomotive Specialists in Waycross, Georgia. Note the air condit... (more)
Another in the series of "A face only a mother could love"? CSX 7001 rusts in the Georgia morning light in Waycross. Photo taken with permission.
CSX 243 gets a roll-by as it leads a manifest train around the
CSX 5479 at Callahan, Florida.
Heavy thunderstorms the night before have left a little lake around the former Providence & Worcester 3008. We were told that the NREX 3008, the former Conrail 7136 and CSX 7001 will likely be sc... (more)
The face only a mother could love? Chicago Central GP-10 8190, which still shows the logo of the Illinois Central, is now owned by Locomotive Specialist in Waycross, Georgia. Photo taken with pe... (more)
An ex Providence and Worcester b-units sit in the former NRE storage facility in Waycross, Georgia. Photo taken with permission.
The blue hour has begun as BNSF 6137 waits near the KCS yard office for a crew to take the train south over Rich Mountain.
A severe thunderstorm is pouring rain on the CSX Taft yard in Orlando. Note the railroad crossing sign next to the CSX 7914 as the crew waits the storm out before doing more switching.
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CSX 6451, GP-30 2323 and GP-38 2059 work on gathering their train together in preparation to leave Taft yard. A few hours later the yard would be hit with severe thunderstorms.
KCS 4142 and UP 5473 are DPUs on a southbound coal train as it rolls through the Highway 270 crossing north of Mena, Arkansas.
KCS 4142 and UP 5473 are DPUs pushing hard on a coal train as it approaches the summit at Rich Mountain.
FEC 507 brings a train south into the Cocoa yard.
CSX 8782 and 7866 sit on the spur track off of the CSX Taft yard. Don't know how much longer these SD60Ms will remain on the CSX roster.