Amtrak 163 leads the northbound Silver Meteor through Folkston
CSX 3136 leads a southbound work train loaded with ballast through Folkston on a sunny morning
The former Clinchfield stenciled SD40-3 leads a Waycross, Georgia to Busch, Florida turn on a beautiful July morning. The train is passing the Ms. Chessie caboose that is available to rent for a ... (more)
Onion Pacific! UP 3856 leads train Q602 northbound through Folkston, when I was looking at this photo months later I discovered that someone decided to change this Union Pacific SD70M into ... (more)
Southbound stacks coming fro Waycross is meeting northbound containers on a bring brisk South Georgia winter day.
Yet another southbound merchandise train rumbles by our our location, the former B&O Caboose where we spent the previous night. Walk across the tracks and enjoy a great BBQ lunch. Not a bad way ... (more)
The “Silver Meteor” races southward into the neck of the Funnel as a semi-retired ex-military firetruck catches some rays of winter sun.
At one time the GE C40-8 dominated CSX trains, and even in 2015 were a regular sight. That is all but a memory now as all of them have been retired from CSX's roster, making shots like these impos... (more)
With Rail Watch Weekend going on, local railfans watch the not so common foreign power head through town on the double mains.
BNSF SD70Mac 8961 rolls around the curve at 45 mph and enters the Nahunta Subdivision as they blow through the last town in Georgia before they reach their destination state of Florida.
It’s relatively rare for a train to stop in town here but for some reason this southbound one did, laying off the big crossings. Lead unit was built as a C44-8W. These were unique to CSX and soo... (more)
A pleasant afternoon at the “Funnel” sees a couple enjoying the shake, rattle and roll of a mixed merchandise train coming off the line from Waycross.
A load of stacks rolls south through Folkston from Waycross.
Like father, like son. How most of us got our start.
Louisville, Kentucky to Jacksonville, Florida daily autorack train L235 rolls through Folkston, Georgia on a beautiful Saturday afternoon.