Familiar territory. This 40 year old locomotive should feel right at home in the ex-Seaboard Coast Line Thomasville Yard. CSX 2709 was built for the SCL by GM-EMD in 1980 and is still working ha... (more)
A visit to the North End of Thomasville Yard yields two CSX units with two very different missions. A YN2 AC44CW is leading a train of empty gondolas ready to be filled with crossties from a majo... (more)
An ex-Baltimore & Ohio GP40-2 and a former Reading GP39-2 are busy working a cut of cars in the small CSX yard in located in downtown Thomasville, Georgia. The train sitting on the main line (far... (more)
Two four axle locomotives are busy drilling a cut of cars on a hot and muggy May morning. The lead locomotive was built for the Baltimore & Ohio in April of 1975. It is hard to believe this unit... (more)
A coal train that is 120 cars long will not fit in any yard track in the ex-Atlantic Coast Line Thomasville Yard. The crew on this empty Georgia Power coal hopper storage train has cut the train ... (more)
An older AC44CW is slowly pulling a 120 car empty coal train through the CSX Thomasville Yard. These Georgia Power coal hoppers are being temporarily stored in the yard until the Georgia & Florid... (more)
A grain train bound for ADM in Valdosta stops on the main line to swap crews before heading south along the Thomasville Subdivision. The train came into the yard as A739 but originally held the s... (more)
A beautiful Saturday morning in February finds the power for Thomasville local A745 waiting for their next assignment. The train to the left on the main line is Montgomery, Alabama to Waycross, G... (more)
Long distance local A723 is getting close to a crew change as he enters the north end of the small CSX yard in Thomasville, Georgia. This train runs daily from Montgomery, Alabama to Waycross, Ge... (more)
Nearly ten years ago, I was track side watching the now abolished A987 that once ran daily from Thomasville to Waycross, Georgia. In charge of the train today is a SD40-2 that was built for the Se... (more)
A Saturday edition of "sweeper" train A723 briefly stops in Thomasville Yard for a crew change. The Montgomery to Waycross mixed freight is about to enter the Thomasville Subdivision on... (more)
A four axle GE/GM combo pulls a covered hopper toward an industrial park east of the yard.
A former Louisville & Nashville and Conrail unit pair up to move cars around the CSX Thomasville yard.
This ex-Reading unit is the only power to be found Thomasville Yard today. The Thomasville Subdivision (part of the ex-ACL Bowline) was downgraded to locals only under Cindy Sanborn's "Netwo... (more)