After waiting for one to pass it north of here, Q259 finally makes its way south in the last rays of the afternoon light and traverses the s-curves at Cusseta with 64 empty auto racks most likely ... (more)
Another train load of automobiles built at the nearby Kia Assembly plant make their journey to Birmingham via Montgomery as they pass the open spaces of rural Cusseta, Alabama.
CSX power tied up after bringing in cars for storage on the infrequently used CSX line that parallels the CTA Blue Line and the Eisenhower Expressway a short distance on the west side of Chicago.
Q601 waits for a new crew in one of the worst spots it could have picked to stop. That is because due to tying down at this particular location, Railroad: CSX Transportation (CSXT)Locomotive: GE C40-8W (Dash 8-40CW)Location: Manchester, Georgia, USALocomotive #: CSXT 7880Train ID: CSX Q601Photo Date: August 01, 2010
Power awaiting service, hopefully a wash job too!!
Hamlet, NC-Birmingham, AL manifest heads toward the setting sun.