Sadness On The Main Line of Mid-America. In 1901 the Illinois Central Railroad built a then new station in McComb, Mississippi. After falling victim to a lack of maintenance and an unfortun... (more)
Former UP SW10 CN South Yard
A pair of PNC leasers, are backing up to IC crew office from South Yard in Mc Comb waiting on Amtrak.
a pair of leased PNC GP's along with another trio of mixed exIC ICG units wait on the main line at the crew office for the passage of Amtrak's northbound "City of New Orleans" before resuming work
set of four matches black exIC GP's in ICG McComb engine facility
various power sitting around ICG's exIC McComb engine facility including local shortline Fernwood Columbia and Gulf switcher
A southbound CN train has just picked up cars at the old IC McComb, MS, South Yard and had pulled down to the first street crossing to complete required air test.
One of only two survivors from the Illinois Central 2500 class of steam locomotives, the IC 2542 still looks as good as the day when she was placed on this display track back in the summer of 2000... (more)
Northbound merchandise train rolling through McComb, MS in May of 1972.
roster photo of ICG 9000 Mc Comb MS
This ex-IC Mountain, its reefer, and its caboose are on display at the Amtrak station in McComb, MS. It recently got a fresh coat of paint and better lettering. Supposedly it was overhauled shortl... (more)
An old Illinois Central Gulf hopper that seems to be in the same place place I saw it a year earlier in CN's South Yard at McComb,... (more)
An old hopper car I noticed as we slowed for McComb while travelling on Amtrak.
IC 1016 brings a train beside the old car shops in McComb, MS.
Ex-GTW GP40 6401 is now painted in an operation lifesaver scheme as witnessed in McComb, MS nearing the sanding tower with the old coaling tower in the background.