Summit meeting. Heading down the historic R line from Columbia, SC to Augusta, GA, NS 191 meets NS 192 in Summit, South Carolina. A conductor walks back to check the switch as Lehigh Valley... (more)
The Long and Winding Train. The crew arrives to board this long coal train, with the consist snaking around the trees visible beyond the arriving workers. This would end up being a long day... (more)
Stranger in the Ditch. A relatively rare foreign power visitor, a BNSF GEVO, leads NS 238 through the Ditch in Columbia on the way to deliver its intermodal cargo to the Port of South Caro... (more)
Hotshot Through Spartanburg. After being delayed while a separate incident involving Amtrak 19 was cleared, this hotshot intermodal speeds past the Spartanburg Depot on its way north. Many ... (more)
Historic Union Station. I have wanted to catch this shot in good light for awhile. This freight train is on its way through Columbia on its way up the historic and former Southern R Line f... (more)
Swimming and Rope Swinging and Fishing. With people swimming and playing below and waiting to take a swing on the rope, while others are fishing, the CSX High & Wide transports a turbine a... (more)
Railroad Trio. The Metro heads toward Union Station from the NoMa-Gallaudet U station past some MARC passenger cars and the rarely photographed (at least on RP) Amtrak 792 EMD SW9 switcher.
Transportation Intersection. As we tourists were waiting to go to Dover, I caught this EMU entering the station as a man waited to board with his bicycle. Being from from the U.S., I was am... (more)
Golden Hour Crossing. This CSX local crosses over the Congaree on its way into Cayce Yard, where it will leave its consist and return to Newberry, SC later this same evening. A swinging rop... (more)
CREX Power Leads a "Blaze"ing Autorack. Q211, which has had quite a bit of foreign power in the lead lately, is led through the Ditch in Columbia toward Cayce Yard by CREX 1505 in front of ... (more)
Norfolk Southern History. A lot of NS history is represented in this shot. The Virginian, which represents a predecessor line, brings a daily autorack through Alston on its way to the Port ... (more)
Little Mountain Power Two of the railroads operated by E. Hunter Harrison are mated together here on this daily autorack heading down the historic CN&L line through Little Mountain, SC to C... (more)
Resting and Waiting. GP9 4624 was the first unit painted in the CLNA's new scheme and was the sole unit wearing that scheme for a period of about two years. It sits with its consist near Bi... (more)
A Southern Tradition. P86 heads out past some remnant Southern signals to work some local jobs on the Southern's old W Line.
Waiting at Salisbury. This Southwest Trains DMU prepares to take on passengers and depart Salisbury Station.