In the 1970s, the southbound Crescent did not get to Hattiesburg until very late in the afternoon, which could be a problem on short winter days. That's why the approach to the Leaf River Bridge ... (more)
Here CN C704 (BNSF coal to Plant Daniel on the Mississippi Export) is seen crossing a small trestle just south of CN’s Hattiesburg Bell Yard.
A duo of EMD SD75I locomotives power this Canadian National mixed freight bound for Jackson, Mississippi. Hattiesburg is where the former Illinois Central to Mobile crossed the Southern Railway t... (more)
NS B32-8 3522 and NS SD60 6571.
The Hattiesburg Local has just finished interchanging with the NS. They're seen here crossing Gordons Creek on their way to do their work with CN. Within an hour, they'll have their train assemble... (more)
KCS 3205 leads the Hattiesburg Local South out of Hattiesburg. The train would only make it as far as Perkinston before tying the down, due to the crew running short on hours.
Here on July 4th, CN Memphis, TN to Mobile, AL manifest train A48871 is seen crossing the CN/NS diamond in Hattiesburg, MS with an old ATSF Dash 8 on point. CN 2147 was built for the ATSF in April... (more)
Here we see an old BNSF H2 SD70MAC doing its share to push CN C705, while a little stream blue stream reflecting the trestle it crosses in Hattiesburg, MS.
As the final moments of sunlight are quickly fading into dusk, CN local L543 departs Hattiesburg, MS for Evanston, MS to interchange with the Mississippi Export (MSE). It will also make a short st... (more)
On display at AGS Hattiesburg Station.
CN 2255 and CN 2237 bring CN A488 into Hattiesburg, MS on this mid-Sarurday morning.
One of the few NS units still in all black led SB train #355 through the south end of Hattiesburg during my Spring Break.