The rest of the GNRR's power handling the southbound road freight and necessitated splitting up 30 loads of corn interchanged from CSX. Here the first 15 loads cross over very light COVID-19 rus... (more)
5+ years after Patriot Rail purchased the line, a trio of GNRR painted stallions was enough to get me out of the house. The 8705 has since been moved up to the Blue Ridge Scenic passenger side of... (more)
The pride of the fleet, an ex-Kennecott Copper leaser, leads Job 102 as they start their journey to Tate, GA.
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 combined road freight & grain empty is laying down sand & smoke for the small hill at Woodstock. With 8/2 freight and 35 empty CSX corn covered hoppers, even this mostly empty train gives the m... (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.
A Georgia Northeastern northbound freight passes the City of Holly Springs Community Center, located in the beautifully restored depot. The paint has changed, but both the lead motor and depot ar... (more)
With airplane parts from Universal Alloys Corporation, this GNRR special train's traffic is perhaps unique among shortlines.
Built a GP38AC, L&N 4049 retains its as built nose headlight. It's highly likely that Columbia & Cowlitz 3810 ran over this same trackage sometime between it's 1971 birth and the 1987 line sale t... (more)
Sometimes it's better to be lucky than good. A 23 car empty grain train basks in a ray of sun as it closes in on the CSX interchange at Elizabeth. I hate clouds, but they sure do look nice in th... (more)
Job 102 from Tate to Elizabeth crosses over the recently expanded US-41 overpass.
A Georgia Northeastern combined grain & road freight with 6 motors has the pride of the fleet leading, an ex-Kennecott Copper GP39-2.
A Georgia Northeastern empty grain train heads south over the Little River.
One of our favorite photos of the day... horses complimenting solid GNRR power with the dual control stand 9708 leading, it's recently repainted handrails standing out.
A grain train on Monday threw off the entire schedule, making for a short Friday turn to Pilgrims Pride with 6 cars of soybeans. The south end of the Georgia Northeastern is quite different from ... (more)