Aiken Z522 passing the depot in downtown Aiken
South Carolina Short Lines.
Aiken Railway caboose no. 495 is seen with assorted other equipment at the Greenville and Western Railway's Belton Junction Yard - both the AIKR and GRLW are... (more)
The classic front end view of a GP-30, this one owned by the Aiken Railroad.
Working the Facility. The AIKR local pulls forward while working W.R. Grace near Aiken.
AB Line Work. The AIKR works Active Minerals near Aiken as part of its generally twice-weekly outing. Active Minerals is located on the Southern's AB Line, which at one time extended betwe... (more)
Working. The AIKR 4201 works W.R. Grace as part of its twice-weekly efforts around the neat city of Aiken, SC.
Riding the Line. The AIKR 4201 viewed from the cab of Aiken 4202 as it moves cars on the historic SA line. Taken with permission.
Aiken 4201 and 4202 wait for the next call to duty at their small yard in Aiken, South Carolina.
One half of the fleet for the then still-new Aiken Railway sits at the small office for the railroad in it's namesake town in 2013.
This locomotive was buit as Atchison Topeka & Santa... (more)
AIKR EMD GP30 #4201 and GRLW EMD GP9 #3752 run light through Willamston, SC on the way to the CSX interchange in Pelzer.
In late 2013, a Greenville & Western crew gets another run with the Aiken Railway GP30 #4201 before she is sent to home rails for the first time.
Greenville & Western crew gets another run with the Aiken Railway GP30 #4201 before she is sent to home rails for the first time in late 2013. This is also a somewhat rare move as the crew normall... (more)
Aiken Railway GP30 #4202 rests in the afternoon sun on a short spur in Aiken, SC.
Moon on the Horizon. With the setting moon in the background, the AIKR's GP30 works to arrange the train so it can take the single car destined for AGY and then return to take the remainin... (more)
Returning to the Yard. After running engine lite to the NS interchange in Warrenville, the AIKR 4201 returns to Aiken with a load of cars destined for AGY and two kaolin facilities near to... (more)