Sitting the weekend out is CSX F716 with it's trio of EMDs at the Orangeburg Depot.
A NS SD60 sits in NS Andrews Yard along with an ex UP SD90MAC awaiting their next assignement
After arriving into Columbia as Z367-19 on CSX, NS P65 is now back on home rails, and heading towards NS Andrews Yard.
Since I heard this power arriving in Macon on M75, i was keeping my eye on it hoping it would run on 192 that passes through my area. Unfortunately, It ended up on 118 and went to Linwood. The ... (more)
Reminiscent of yesteryear when streamlines plowed through Columbia, and served passengers at the former Southern Passenger Station, NS 955 passes the former Southern Station with all 4 F units and... (more)
After spending the week down in Augusta, GA, enjoying "A Tradition Unlike Any Other", NS 955 heads north through Cayce to the crew change point at Tryon St., in Columbia, SC.
With the number of AC44C6Ms that NS are turning out, the D9-40C are becoming few and far between. Imagine the luck of Columbia area railfans to have 4 of the endangered species to pass through wi... (more)
A mix of UP, CP, and NS power brings in the North Wateree loaded coal train, NS 788, into Columbia, SC.
In what will be the last move to VC Summers of the Schnabel Car, NS 052 takes 1 final Steam Generator Vessel up to the plant to be installed.
Conductor of NS 192 gives a wave to the young ladies basking on the rocks of the Congaree as they begin their slow journey towards Augusta, GA.
With their work done, CSX F750 sits at Devine Jct., waiting for a signal to head to Cayce Yard.
NS P77 passes an old Coin Laundry that haven't seen a load of clothes for a good while now. Leading is NS 5237, which has been a mainstay in the Columbia area for a few years now.
Hard to believe that 8 hours earlier, it was snowing like crazy. Now, it looks like a crisp spring day as W038 heads into the sun.
Earlier this day: http://www.railpictures.net/photo/609748/
CSX Q619-12 heads south on the Monroe Sub during what was suppose to have been a dusting (less than An inch) of snow. When it was said and done, nearly 3-4 inches had fell.
CSX W038-12 along with a set of lite power sits in CSX Monroe Yard this Sunday afternoon. W038 is waiting on the arrival of 2 (CSX F962-12 and Q675-12) before heading south to tie down in Catawba... (more)