With Rail Watch Weekend going on, local railfans watch the not so common foreign power head through town on the double mains.
BNSF SD70Mac 8961 rolls around the curve at 45 mph and enters the Nahunta Subdivision as they blow through the last town in Georgia before they reach their destination state of Florida.
It’s relatively rare for a train to stop in town here but for some reason this southbound one did, laying off the big crossings. Lead unit was built as a C44-8W. These were unique to CSX and soo... (more)
A pleasant afternoon at the “Funnel” sees a couple enjoying the shake, rattle and roll of a mixed merchandise train coming off the line from Waycross.
A load of stacks rolls south through Folkston from Waycross.
Like father, like son. How most of us got our start.
Louisville, Kentucky to Jacksonville, Florida daily autorack train L235 rolls through Folkston, Georgia on a beautiful Saturday afternoon.
CSX Q025 rolls into Folkston, Georgia, with 2 blue and yellow GE's on the point.
CSX 3032, sporting two different style number boards, enters the Folkston funnel with a hot doublestack.
Sounthbound autoracks roar thru tiny Folkston, famous for its “Funnel”
CSX SD70AC 4717 is still nearly new in this view from March 2004. This late phase SD70MAC became another odd or rare model with the Alaska Railroad being the only other carrier to have the late ph... (more)
CSX A772 falls into the Folkston Funnel on a April 2003 morning with SD40-2 8467 and B36-7 5865 doing the heavy lifting. (Slide Scan)