The dust being kicked up by the 1540 gives an example of just how fast the Watermelon Express is moving through the small town of Leslie. Not only is this small town on the former SAL route home ... (more)
The SAM Shortline excursion is on its way back to the Veterans Park for the day after taking passengers to Plains, Georgia. He was cruising at a good clip which and overall is very nice ride.
HOG 1309 is pictured as it rounds a curve in Leslie. It is pulling the Savannah-Americus-Montgomery Railway (SAM) Shortline Excursion Train.