Southern #6 northbound at Spartanburg behind a typical Piedmont consist: two GP38's, an RS-3, four F-units, passenger train on the head end, pigs on the rear!
No. 6, the northbound Piedmont, departs Hayne Yard behind two RS-3's and four F-units, complete with pigs on the rear. This scene was taken from the overhead bridge at Farley Street looking toward... (more)
Train #6, the northbound Piedmont, with four FP7s (6149, 6135, 6132, 6145). Note the string of pigs behind the passenger equipment.
Train #6, the northbound Piedmont Limited, arrives at Magnolia with an RS-3 in the lead followed by four F-Units.
Train #6 departing Spartanburg. Note the piggybacks on the rear.
Train #6, the Piedmont Limited, heads north at Spartanburg with a GP38-2 in the lead, an NS GP18, four F-Units, and piggybacks on the rear. Southern took over the "original" Norfolk Southern Railw... (more)
Having set off lead unit SOU 5130 at Spartanburg (see Photo ID 212416), Train #6 continues north with an NS GP18 in the lead. Southern took over the "original" Norfolk Southern Railway in 1974.
Train No. 6, the northbound Piedmont Limited, departs Atlanta with two RS-3s, a GP38AC, and at least five F-Units. The Piedmont was used to ferry power north out of Atlanta's Pegram Shops and seve... (more)