The inbound from Tate passes by coming into Marietta's east side with a trio of motors and few cars.
A Georgia Northeastern empty grain train heads south over the Little River.
One of our favorite photos of the day... horses complimenting solid GNRR power with the dual control stand 9708 leading, it's recently repainted handrails standing out.
A special train from Universal Alloy Corporation blocks evening commuters as it comes into the yard at Elizabeth.
Georgia Northeastern GP38 9708 is the day's south facing unit for the grain train, 9708 is noted for having the extend cab feature from it's time as a Penn Central ordered unit with dual controls.... (more)
A lucky break between thunderstorms allowed us to capture a Georgia Northeastern grain empty cresting one of the many hills on their under-engineered route.
I wasnt at all angry this day when the Georgia Northeastern decided to run a grain train on a Sunday afternoon. Here we see the 9708 leading the empties south past Toonigh Baptist Church near Sixe... (more)
Conductor Zach walks back to his train after lining the switch to the mainline on a sweltering 96 degree afternoon. With the 2000 & 9706 tied down on the siding for the next days duties, the grain... (more)
Returning the first half of a CSX grain train, a rare weekend move on the Georgia Northeastern crosses I-75 catching some rays after a thunderstorm.
The road train comes into the yard at Elizabeth
The local crew aboard #4125 watches the road train come in at Elizabeth
Old Conrail power in new paint awaits its next assignment in the Georgia Northeastern yard in Marietta.
GNRR shutting down for Thanksgiving weekend
A GNRR southbound crests a hill on the Hook & Eye, which was briefly the L&N's Knoxville to Atlanta mainline.
With 5 motors and a respectable 26 cars, the Friday 'cleanup' train rolls through downtown Woodstock, taking everything south to interchange with CSX before Christmas.