This trestle once carried the Georgia Railroad's Athens branch over Trail Creek and Poplar St in Athens, GA. This section of the line was closed in 1997 and the rails were pulled up in 2000, the t... (more)
The original Hartwell Railroad from Bowersville to Hartwell was a cheaply constructed line, layed with virtually no grading whatsoever, the line hugs the contours of the rolling Georgia countrysid... (more)
Ghosts in the wasteland. In the midst of the industrial at the site of Tennessee Coal & Iron's Ensley steel mill, a pair of locomotives lie rusting in the same place as where the last engi... (more)
Gutted for to keep the rest of the railroads fleet of 567 powered EMD's going, whats left of C&O 6243 rusts to the rails as trees and vines grow up around it at the railroads outdoor maintenance f... (more)
Last of the DinosaursThe last two Conrail C39-8's on NS property sit in the DeButts yard deadline. I would have loved to see these beasts out on the rails, but I guess I am too late for tha... (more)
Birds Eye Or in this case a planes eye view of the massive Inman and Tilford Yard. NS's Inman Yard can be seen to the right, while part of CSX's Tilford Yard can be seen to the left. Downt... (more)
A long string of interesting units occupy s the deadline at DeButt's yard in Chattanooga. First up is MP15DC 2420, which must have had a major problem to end up here. Of interest are the three GP5... (more)
A pair of Korail GT22C's lead a Mugunghwa (second class) through a busy crossing at the approach to Seoul Station. The crossing presents an interesting anachronism, a manned crossing on a line tha... (more)
A pair of Birmingham Southern SW1001's switch out the Fairfield yard. The ruins of US Steels Ensley works sits in the background.
Sandersville's Deepstep heads down Tybee St. slug first. This residential stretch of streetrunning is perhaps the least remarked but one of the most unique in the state.
Dysfunctional Signals at the site of the disaster
On January 6, 2005 NS train 192 collided head on with NS local P22 in downtown Graniteville, SC. The NS local had left the switch to the ... (more)
Planes, Trains and automobiles!
To the left is Louisville Intl Airport including the UPS Worldport, in the center is CSX Osborn Yard at the top is highway 841
Korail train 1621 roars out of Songjeong station with one of the unique streamlined FT36HCW-2's on the point skirting the beautiful white sand beaches. The train and its northbound counterpart are... (more)
Two old Chessie System veterans compare notes at the Great Walton's maintenance facility in Social Circle, one has obviously fared better than the other...
Cat in the weeds One of the last units still in Chessie paint rests forlornly in the weeds at the Paradise Valley Industrial park. The unit has a bad main generator and with current busines... (more)