KCS 3205 and company have made it to the North end of Gulfport, and only have a few more miles to go until they reach the yard.
The trio of 40's has the Hattiesburg Local operating right around maximum authorized speed as they make tracks for Gulfport.
KCS really nailed it when they came up with the Southern Belle scheme. In this frame, a trio of SD40 variants sporting the attractive paint cruise South after clearing the slow order at Wiggins.
KCS 3205 brings the Hattiesburg Local through Wiggins at a blistering 10 MPH.
The Hattiesburg Local bombs South through Brooklyn on their way back home to Gulfport.
The Hattiesburg Local has just finished interchanging with the NS. They're seen here crossing Gordons Creek on their way to do their work with CN. Within an hour, they'll have their train assemble... (more)
The Hattiesburg local rolls into Perkinston, where the crew will tie the train down, and catch a ride back to Gulfport.
The engineer on the Hattiesburg Local has eased his train up to comply with the 10 MPH restriction through the town of Wiggins.
KCS 3205 leads the Hattiesburg Local South out of Hattiesburg. The train would only make it as far as Perkinston before tying the down, due to the crew running short on hours.
KCS Job 16 is southbound through Saucier, Ms, with a screaming team of four grey SD40-2's doing the honors. A rare sight that most likely will never be repeated.