Auto Train Derailment - Florence, SC
Seaboard Coast Line
26 March 1978
Derailment of Auto-Train No. 4 on Seaboard Coast Line Railroad
AutoTrain Buffet / Movie Car #596
According to the NTSB records: Derailment of Auto Train No. 4 on Seaboard Coast Line Railroad occured on February 24, 1978 at 2:10 am was due to a seperated axle on the locomotive due to an undetected internal defect. 24 of the 503 passengers were injured and 19 cars and the locomotive were derailed
camera: Pentax Spotmatic
lens: 50mm f1.4
film: Ektachrome ISO 100
scanner: HP Photosmart 3210
scanning resolution: 150 dpi
digital enhancing: none
Photographed by Stanley Goldstein, March 26, 1978.
Added to the photo archive by Philip M. Goldstein, September 10, 2008.
Railroad: Auto Train.
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