CSX and L&N have left little doubt to the milepost, as a coal train returns west from a barge transload for another load of Illinois sub-bituminous.
The Fulton Turn passes the quaint downtown of Funky Cold Medina.
The Huron to Rapid City wayfreight waits for a new crew approximately half way through it's journey.
Prior to PSR, Q021 & Q027 ran between Chicago and Jacksonville. Now, Q025 handles all intermodal... at over 10,000' with a mid-train DPU, Q025 is perfect for this dramatic angle of the Ohio River... (more)
With a pair of industrial switchers in tow, the daily turn to interchange with CSX in Evansville, IN has a few more hours of switching before completing the turn. The original crew ran out of hou... (more)
Most old factory buildings in Georgia were for the textile industry. However this cool looking building, now re-purposed into lofts, was originally a leather tannery.
The Penn Central Heritage unit may have a case of leprosy, but it's still better than a healthy catfish.
Running over form Illinois Central tracks, the WTNN Fulton Turn crosses the former L&N Memphis Branch. Defying the odds, both are still active, viable rail lines.
SD40Es don't escape helper service often and make it south even less. An Altoona, PA to Atlanta, GA deadhead allowed one to escape with rear observation car #5. The Maryland will celebrate it's ... (more)
Evansville Western switches the Port of Indiana.
Traveling over the Nashville & North-Western Railroad, now part of CSX's cobbled together route to Memphis, a Los Angeles to Atlanta intermodal drifts into downtown with a malfunctioning sander.
Dual B23-7s and a dually.
Not a meet I've often caught, Q531 has an approach medium on the double track at Shops, while Q12504 creeps down to Church Street for a crew change.
With a fresh crew, North Baltimore, OH to Jacksonville, FL train Q143 crawls through the gulch, now a mixture of hipster & yuppie construction.
West Tennessee's Humboldt Turn slogs north with 45 cars. The rear 22 are for the Gerdau Ameristeel Mini-Mill north of town, with the rest interchanging to CSX.