Piles of old crossties lay waiting to be installed, as the Southbound coal drag fights its way up Braswell Mountain, on it's way to Georgia Power's Plant Scherer near Macon.
A Pair of BNSF SD70ACe's leads NS 738 through Downtown Atlanta on a mild January afternoon.
One from December I never processed and posted for some reason. The class unit of the CREX ES44ACs leads NS 738 through the super-elevated curve at CP Green south of Silver Creek, GA as the dark c... (more)
BNSF power leads a NS coal train on CSX rails by Lake Nickajack as the sun sets behind the mountains. The coal dust flying off the cars made for an awesome effect as the train rolled by.
A couple of ACe's lead loaded Plant Scherer-bound coal train #738 south through the NS/CSX interlocking in Dalton, GA.
Another busy railroad infested day in Atlanta, Georgia finds NS coal train 738 with the BNSF 9885 bound for Plant Scherer easing through town as NS Triple Crown train, 251's loan C40-8 8750 waits ... (more)
A pair of pumpkin orange Macs lead an empty Scherer coal train past one of the many photo opportunities around the Nickajack Lake area.
Scherer coal loads cross over the Paint Rock River and through a rock cut on their way east through the hills of northeast Alabama.
NS 734 rolls out of the siding at North Conley with a great looking pair of executive SD70MAC's. Over the radio we heard that today was the engineer of this trains last day, have a good retirement... (more)
The DPU of a loaded Scherer train passes by the site of Camp Nickajack.
A loaded Scherer train passes by the site of Camp Nickajack.
Loaded Scherer coal train 738 heads south past the farm fields of Oostanaula.
Two BNSF GEVO's grind upgrade through Stockbridge with another load of coal for Plant Scherer in perfect morning light.
eastbound Scherer coal loads