After dropping off at Foundation Building Materials, the Marietta Job backs down the steep grade to Capitol Materials to drop off two center beams.
CLC GP38-3 #3804 leads its train past the kudzu at Ball Ground, GA 10/6/20.
CLC GP38-3 #3804 leads its train through Ball Ground, GA and the 1923 Masonic Hall 10/6/20.
The second southbound of the day eases to a stop as they prepare to work Foundation Building Materials. CLC #3804 was built IN 1979 as SSW GP40-2 #7653.
CLC GP38-3 #3804 and train have been recrewed and are passing the Canton Textile Mill 10/7/20. The crew will run light to Marietta Road, pick up a load and switch out Venture Commodities before c... (more)
CLC GP38-3 #3804 and train runs through Georgia Marble at Nelson, GA 10/6/20. Loads from the Marble Hill branch and from Whitestone were combined at Tate, along with the CLC 3804.
In an unusual move, an empty grainer picked up 2 empty coil cars from Pacesetter Steel Services, avoiding a 4 mile shove. Also unusual of late has been vehicular traffic, but an accident to the s... (more)
A colorful pair lead empty grain south on the Georgia Northeastern, with 33 empty CSX corn & 3 empty private soybean hoppers on the drawbar.
The lone motor on the GNRR gets underway to start switching cars as they head into the yard along the siding track at Elizabeth.
A de-turboed ex-SP/SSW GP40-2 leads a special of extruded aluminum bound for Tacoma, WA for use in airplane fuselages. Universal Alloy Corporation in Canton, GA has videos on their website, inclu... (more)
Truck traffic juxtaposes a Patriot Rail Columbia & Cowlitz motor working industries on the Georgia Northeastern Railroad, in the busy suburbs of Atlanta, GA.
After serving Dow Chemical, the local crew heads back to Elizabeth with 8 empties behind them.
The Local crew gets ready to pull out some tank cars for Dow Chemical.
After serving the Coca-Cola bottling plant, the crew of 3804 heads back to the main with 2 empty tank cars behind them.
After hitting up Brandi's to get my fix in before the end of the year, I noticed the 3804, a former Southern Pacific GP38, was working the yard in Elizabeth. Here, it & the crew can be seen pickin... (more)