The substantial brick station (which they painted white for some reason) at the north end of the yard gives an idea of the onetime importance of Sumter, SC to the ACL, which ran in five directions... (more)
All three locos congegrate at the shed on Shaw Air Force Base. Taken with permission. I was told this was an 80 tonner.
Shaw AFB in Sumter, SC home of the 20th fighter wing is one of the last Air Force bases to have it's own operational railroad. This unit here is in storage for backup use. The main power for Sha... (more)
RS4TCs 1276 and 1249 prepare to pick up a sting of DODX tank cars from the CSX interchange track