One of the last YN2-painted SD70MACs leads loaded grain shuttle G101-10 by the Western and Atlantic Railway station in the heart of Marietta, GA on a perfect late summer day.
On a September day that's literally as perfect as they get weather-wise, one of CSX Transportation's last YN2-painted SD70MACs leads a unit grain train down the Western and Atlantic mainline towar... (more)
Just like older humans, reduced to yard service. This one began on L&N. Note the builders plate intact and an older type headlight housing.
Q418 backs into Woodbourne yard
Q619 waits for a green signal when Q618 on the left and Q477 on the right clear.
Have a drink on me The crew of U250 fills up their 70MAC with some much needed water provided by the friendly West Point Fire Department as a local police officer converses with the other ... (more)
Have a drink on me With no water in their second unit and not enough power to bring this loaded coal train south, U250 must come to a stop in downtown West Point and get a quick drink from... (more)
The E490 prepares to enter the Center St crossing, as it passes under the classic C&O cantilever signals.
As the evening wears on, Q135 continues it's westward journey as they pass DR Tower and Crossroads Park in Deshler.
CSX train Q614 charges past milepost 136 on the West Point Route as it gains a running start for the climb up the hill through Notasulga. The train is approaching the junction where the WofA used ... (more)