Awaiting Clearance. The daily mixed freight from Greenwood arrives into Columbia, awaiting clearance to proceed on into Cayce Yard. In the background is I-126 and the Broad River.
Arriving. Arriving at Inman Yard from Chattanooga, NS 371 pulls forward into Howell Wye.
At the Depot. The nicely restored Mallet locomotive takes a break at the Frostburg Depot on a Lerro charter.
Homeward Bound. On a day that began with the ground covered in a light snowfall, the SVRR local returns toward Staunton from Pleasant Valley on a bright, sunny afternoon.
Starting Work. The CSX local heads out on the Eastover sub with just a caboose in tow.
Midnight Trains in Empty Stations. The title is taken from the song, "These Foolish Things." The 1309 poses during a Lerro night photography session.
Cold Steam. Near the end of a very frigid day on a Lerro outing, the 1309 does a runby on the famous Helmstetter's Curve.
Pulling. After delivering some cars to the Precoat Metals facility, Y102 pulls forward to begin the process of reversing onto the track immediately in front of the picture, connecting to so... (more)
Working the Facility. The AIKR local pulls forward while working W.R. Grace near Aiken.
Moving the Participants. After the Lerro participants deboard, the passenger cars prepare to meet the 1301 climbing the hill.
AB Line Work. The AIKR works Active Minerals near Aiken as part of its generally twice-weekly outing. Active Minerals is located on the Southern's AB Line, which at one time extended betwe... (more)
Ready to Reverse. The local is awaiting clearance to reverse this load of cars inside the Precoat Metals facility in Columbia, SC.
Working. The AIKR 4201 works W.R. Grace as part of its twice-weekly efforts around the neat city of Aiken, SC.
Riding the Line. The AIKR 4201 viewed from the cab of Aiken 4202 as it moves cars on the historic SA line. Taken with permission.
Inspection Time. The FRA inspection units prepare to depart from Columbia north on the Southern R Line toward Charlotte, NC.