The A&WP local has called the Cusseta siding home for tonight as its train of 3 cars and 2 locomotives relax under the stars and relative silence found here.
Sitting a little off the beaten path in Chehaw, a pair of EMD six axle power that will be used on this week’s A746 local keeps warm on a chilly night. Meanwhile the stars continue to circle them ... (more)
The Montgomery to West Point local is back in Chehaw again for the weekend. The cross ties, which designate the end of usable track, are located at just the right spot so that two 6-axle locomoti... (more)
Recent rains from the day before have left their mark on the ground with a noticeably large puddle. The constant vibrations from both 645 prime movers idling away inside the SD40-2 long hoods is h... (more)
With his work at Auburn complete, local A746 continues on south toward Montgomery. Sadly, this classic scene once known as "the cotton patch" at Chadwick Lane has succumbed to an RV park that I co... (more)
CSX A760, Atlanta to Augusta train finally arrives into town with a nice veteran SD40-2 one the point as it makes its way towards the yard.
How can you not just love a face like that?
A southbound passes my train on number 2 track headed towards Queensgate yard "the Old way". Most southbounds now take the NS tracks from Hamilton, OH to Cincinnati, OH via trackage rights.
Rolling 'meat' between Q249 and Q216. Background provided by Heinz Field, home of the Steelers!
The whole train can be seen as CSX local A746 from Montgomery to Opelika makes its return trip southbound.
In the frozen Ohio winter we see a corn field meet. Of course not the derailing type.