Here we see NS 345 departing Irondale with Eng. David Light guiding the train to Meridian, Ms where it will receive another crew to take the train on to New Orleans, La.
CSX Y130, the interchange job between CSX and NS slides along side NS's Norris Yard with it's single SD40-2 and transfer cut that originated at CSX's Boyles Yard. NS's Geometry train, 905 also st... (more)
Some locomotives or in this case former locomotives don't always exit the shops in the same fashion as they entered. NS 38 noted as being the "The Brick" is the second track geometry unit built by... (more)
Norfolk Southern Train 339 heads West through Irondale, AL. With KCS SD70ACe #4009 on the point
Norfolk Southern Vehicle Train 26A pulls up for a crew change at 20th Street in Irondale, AL. Before heading east to Atlanta, GA.
Here we see 320 entering Norris Yard after their long and slow journey from Sheffield, Al.
Unknown northbound local entering Norris Yard in Irondale, Al.
After getting off work I decide to get out for a little morning NS traffic. First train of the day was NS 342 from Selma, Al.
The DPU of NS 733 slightly helps push up the small grade at 20th St.
Norfolk Southern Local A23 heads North as they pass through 20th Street in Irondale, AL. Getting ready to enter Norris Yard
A crew change is in progress for NS 298 tonight as the nose is nicely illuminated by an outbound NS 185 mixed freight. The engineer on this evening's train is one talented individual as he brough... (more)
Norfolk Southern Train 172 is seen here stopped at 20th Street in Irondale, AL. For a crew change where they can continue Eastbound to Atlanta, GA.
Rolling east through Irondale, Amtrak's Crescent 20 is well behind schedule. The sleek passenger train cuts through big rain drops, while sweeping around NS Norris Yard.