South Carolina Public Railway GP16 #2003 at Hampton SC.
All lined up with nowhere to go. Despite their looks these ex-N&W and C&O units were well maintained, as was the railroad until SCE&G pulled the plug on its Canadys coal-fired plant. Now the uni... (more)
Former N&W, how did I guess? There's a rumor these are no longer on the property but I haven't seen them pop up anywhere else.
Yes it runs and runs well. They never were a slave to fashion. I've heard stories of railfans who volunteered to paint them and were rebuffed. Image problem? Actually the folks there are very ... (more)
This is most of the resplendent roster of this now moribund railroad. Believe it or not inside they are in pretty good condition but the owner says they run just as well without paint. The railr... (more)
Still hauling bituminous and in their old colors! After years of being here in nasty weather I found most of the roster drowsing in the beautiful sunshine framed by the leaves of a magnificent ol... (more)
I Found A Time Machine And I Went Back To the Year 1969! ...Not really, but a quick visit to Hampton, South Carolina surely made it feel that way as I was pleased to run across this ... (more)
Half of HB's roster can be seen here today. No denying where the first two came from....
H&B's mix of exNW and exChessie power