The one and only BCOL C40-8M to be repainted so far in CN colors leads a train through Hammond about to make the turn west bound on it's way to Baton Rouge.
Northbound City of New Orleans (189/515) pulls into Hammond LA. Passengers cling to the shade with a heat index topping 100.
Taken at Hammond station.
City of New Orleans boards passagers in Hammond Louisiana
Amtrak P42DC 16 stirrs up quite a commotion in downtown Hammond on this historic day as it makes a number of switching moves, separating from the northbound flip portion and picking up three sleep... (more)
Amtrak 16 sits with train 59, the southbound City of New Orleans, at Hammond while the crew makes a cut 5 cars from the rear. The head end will then pick up three cars from the team track and hea... (more)
The last southbound City of New Orleans to turn at Hammond and the first to travel to New Orleans after Hurricane Katrina split at Hammond. AMTK 16 and AMTK 11 have cut away with the N.O. portion... (more)
IC 100 & 101 sit at the point of this MOW crew dormitory train that houses the workers repairing CN/IC tracks that were damaged by Hurricane Katrina. The train consists of 3 superliners, 2 IC MOW... (more)
Last Photo? Train 58 derailed near Flora, MS three hours later.
40 miles north of New Orleans on the Chicago line