A pair Pickens Railroad GE U18Bs lead the PICK’s Belton job back to Anderson, SC after making a run to Honea Path. They would combine trains with the Anderson job (which made a rare run to Belto... (more)
Pickens crew prepares to shove out of the Greenville & Western yard and over SC 76 to their own track in Belton, South Carolina
In rural South Carolina, a vintage GE U18B #9500 pulls a short train toward the interchange with Norfolk Southern in Anderson. Seventeen years after this photograph was made PICK #9500 still earns... (more)
The Belton Job eases into town on a beautiful summer afternoon with three cars for the Greenville and Western. The small GEs really fit into this southern branchline scene comprised of huge trees,... (more)
Pickens U18B 9503 leads a solo hopper car for the Greenville and Western as they come into Belton, South Carolina.
The Pickens wait for the Greenville & Western to pull past the interchange at Belton,SC. Business is good for these two shortlines.
Engineer Allen Gibbs grabs a couple notches on GP9 #3752 pulling a lengthy 20 car train near Belton,SC.
Pickens’ Belton Job starts heading back towards Anderson after working the Greenville & Western Interchange just south of town.
Two Railroads, Three Locomotive Types. The Pickens' ex-CSX B40 enters the Greenville & Western yard near Belton, SC to deliver cars brought from Anderson for exchange. To the left are two ... (more)
The New, the Old, and the Older. The PICK's Honea Path job carries a single, relatively new boxcar to the Packaging Corporation of America, located near Honea Path. On the way there, it pa... (more)
The Greenville & Western's GP30 pulls a small cut of cars under a bridge in Belton. These cars were just dropped off by the Pickens Railroad and are destined for the interchange with CSX at Pelzer... (more)
Greenville & Western with one of their oiwn GP9s and a GP30 from their sister road, the Aiken Railway prepare to leave Be;tpn in late 2013.
Pickens passes the old Belton Depot
Having just swapped out cars with the Greenville & Western, a Pickens RR crew shoves across Hwy. 76 in Belton back onto their own trackage.
While a few other railfans have got their shots and are going back to their cars, I am getting my "wide and to the side" photo of the Greenville & Western leaving Belton, SC. Anthony Dav... (more)