Railroad Frequencies in Savannah, GA

This past weekend, I decided to do something a little different within the scanning hobby. I haven't listened to railroad frequencies in a while, so I trolled for railroad frequencies while in the mobile station with the HomePatrol 2 and at home with the BCD536HP. Given that the Savannah area has a lot of railroad … Continue reading Railroad Frequencies in Savannah, GA

The North Carolina Transportation Museum – a Little Something For Almost Any Fan of Motorized Vehicles

The last stop in North Carolina on my road trip was the North Carolina Transportation Museum, a state historic site and museum in Spencer, NC not far north of Charlotte. Quite literally, there's something for just about anyone who is a fan of motorized transportation at this museum. The museum is housed in the remaining … Continue reading The North Carolina Transportation Museum – a Little Something For Almost Any Fan of Motorized Vehicles

Douglas Road Trip Scanning Report; 22 March 2014

Savannah - After breakfast yesterday morning, I visited General Coffee State Park just east of Douglas on GA 32 before heading home to Savannah.  I took GA 32 to Alma where I stopped for lunch then continued on GA 32 to GA 203 to US 84 before hopping on I-95 and back to Savannah.  Lunch … Continue reading Douglas Road Trip Scanning Report; 22 March 2014

Heritage Station Museum – Douglas, GA

Douglas, GA - As I mentioned in the first day's scanning report the first stop on my Douglas/Coffee County road trip was the Heritage Station Museum.  It is very easy to find if you come into Douglas on GA 32; GA 32 becomes Ward St and if you're coming from the east, just keep an eye … Continue reading Heritage Station Museum – Douglas, GA

Train Photos from the Folkston Funnel; 9 March 2013

Last Saturday afternoon was absolutely beautiful so I decided to take a ride from Brunswick to Folkston and watch trains at the Folkston Funnel viewing platform for a couple of hours.  I had planned on trying a German restaurant located right next to the platform but it was closed so I fell back on the … Continue reading Train Photos from the Folkston Funnel; 9 March 2013

Marine VHF and Railroad Service Searches

SAVANNAH, GA - I found myself with some time to play radio today and because of the Federal Holiday, there wasn't much military aviation traffic to be heard.  After awhile, I came up with something interesting to do with the Uniden BC796D.  I put it in service search and did computer logging with ID Tracker … Continue reading Marine VHF and Railroad Service Searches