After serving Dow Chemical, the local crew heads back to Elizabeth with 8 empties behind them.
The Local crew gets ready to pull out some tank cars for Dow Chemical.
After serving the Coca-Cola bottling plant, the crew of 3804 heads back to the main with 2 empty tank cars behind them.
After hitting up Brandi's to get my fix in before the end of the year, I noticed the 3804, a former Southern Pacific GP38, was working the yard in Elizabeth. Here, it & the crew can be seen pickin... (more)
A trio of aging Canadian National GE's bring CSX ethanol train K421 up the grade past Kennesaw Mountain on a hot summer morning.
CSX coal drag N100 approaches North Elizabeth in Marietta, Georgia in September 2004. The 700 series SD70ACs would later be renumbered. (Slide Scan)
A faded but functional Yellow Nose II painted leader holds Q211 back as it drops down the grade from Kennesaw Mountain, seen behind the locomotives.
Southbound loaded Gas Train K421 heads to Atlanta as they pass through Marietta.
CSX SD40-2 #8008 & SD40-3 #4068 finally level out at Elizabeth,GA with a 102 car 9600' loaded autorack train Q241-21 after battling the grades from Emerson to Marietta. This pair sounded good!
A brace of EMD GP38-2's bring Georgia Northeasterns northbound train to Tate across I-75 on a cold winter morning. CLC #3810 is back on home rails as it was built for the L&N in June 1971.
Traffic is down significantly on the old Western & Atlantic, but it still has its moments. Cincy-Waycross train Q541 passes local A70305, which is working GNRR Elizabeth Yard. A703 is sporting b... (more)
Cartersville to Atlanta turn A703 and a billboard at wading in the kudzu sea.
Q513, lead by BNSF ES44DC 7540, heads south through Marietta, GA on track 2 as it travels to its final destination of Rice Yard in Waycross, GA.
A special train from Universal Alloy Corporation blocks evening commuters as it comes into the yard at Elizabeth.
Day falls as a CSX stack train accelerates out of Atlanta with recently repainted 360 leading the way.