Deep in the land of cotton, things are changing. A sea of white has been replaced by a sea of yellow. Record flooding and continuous rain fall left many delta farmers to improvise; many planted ri... (more)
A good start to the 4th of July of a Northbound with an IC Deathstar EMD SD70 in charge as they pass through Lake Cormorant, MS.
CN 2909 leads C738 south through Lake Cormorant, Mississippi. The curve in the background is where the former Y&MV Cleveland District and Tallahatchie District split at the end of the Lake Cormora... (more)
CN 3044 takes the siding at Lake Cormorant to meet northbound C759.
A southbound CN grain train glimmers in the last few minutes of light as it rolls past the small farms and flooded fields of the Mississippi delta.
Crew change at Lake Cormorant. Northbound CN 2842 picks up a new crew in the small delta community of Lake Cormorant for the remaining short trip into Memphis.
After meeting Q194, a northbound manifest led by BNSF 9229 departs Lake Cormorant siding.
"The City of New Orleans" Train no. 59 had 8 extra single-level cars on it today as it traveled down to New Orleans. The single-level cars will be used for the Polar Express.
"...and graveyards full of rusty automobiles." A late #59 led by #129 rolls past the small unincorporated town of Glover, MS just north of Lake Cormorant, MS.
BNSF 4377 leads a southbound manifest through Lake Cormorant, MS on the CN Yazoo Sub. Most of the town is visible in the background.
At 7:22 in the morning the southbound City of New Orleans (59) rushes through the small delta town of Lake Cormorant, MS. PV "Hollywood Beach" can be seen through the trees on the rear end.
As the loaded grain train CN G87670-17 get a signal to proceed out of the siding at Lake Cormorant (MP-20.4) on the CN Yazoo Subdivision, we take a moment, and lo... (more)
CN Q194 (Chicago,IL-New Orleans,LA) make a mad dash south on the CN Yazoo Sub through the small Mississippi Delta farming community of Lake Cormorant (MP-20.4) pa... (more)
Passing through the damp plowed field just south of Lake Cormorant CN G87670-17 is about to go under US highway 61 in the Mississippi Delta Country making on the CN Yahzoo Sub. Since the early 90s... (more)