Southern 4501 opens the throttle as it departs Summerville in a thunderstorm.
My great, great uncle Robert F. McKee, Sr., was a design engineer at Baldwin and would give our father different builder's cards when he would see him. Here is one Uncle Rod helped to design, a 4... (more)
As you may of read in some of my brother James submittals of Baldwin Locomotive Works builder's photos, our great, great uncle Robert F. McKee, Sr., was a design engineer at Baldwin and would give... (more)
Conrail 7136, which is sporting a CSX number, slowly rusts away in the early morning sun on what will be another hot and humid day in Waycross. Photo taken with permission.
Three CSX GE units sit in the weeds next to the former Georgia Railroad coaling tower in Social Circle, Georgia. The main line runs through the tower.
Southern 4501 heads back towards Chattanooga with the Summerville Steam Special.
A hot intermodal train with UPS trailers wastes no time racing north through Folkston, Georgia. 1/40th pan photo.
SP 4449 and UP 8444 are racing each other up Cajon Pass at Tunnel #2. The SP 4449 would stop just around the curve due to an overheated bearing, ending what was one of the best races up Cajon Pas... (more)
OH BOTH! That is what people were yelling as both SP 4449 and UP 8444 showed up at the same time at Tunnel #1 on Cajon Pass. We could see the smoke plume from SP 4449 as it came around the corner... (more)
CSX proudly displays a recent award, while CitiRail 1504 is stored at Rice Yard.
CSX 523 leads a doublestack from Waycross into the Folkston Funnel on a pleasant fall day.
One of these things is not like the other. It looks like someone ordered the wrong font size for the number 8. The 8361 is one of many CSX diesels stored in Rice Yard in Waycross, Georgia.
BNSF 5527 and BNSF 8028 work their way through switches as they slowly head to the west end of Simpson Yard, while three NS units head down a different track to their train.
Citirail 1203 leads an autorack train through the crossovers at Callahan Junction, and on to the south line headed for Baldwin Yard near Jacksonville.
Southern Pacific SD45T-2 9177 leads Milwaukee Road SD40-2s 156, 174 and 168 through Sullivan's Curve area on Cajon Pass. We spent the day chasing this power consist, which started out at the old T... (more)