NS local A81 has just taken the passing siding at Elko within the city limits of Huntsville, AL for a meet with a westbound empty coal train. The train of 51 cars consists of a loaded center beam... (more)
NS #1066 NYC heritage unit leads the NS train 23N as it's about to enter the east end of Sheffield yard on it's west bound trip for Memphis, TN
In a very rare sight from days gone by, a trio of Norfolk Southern SD60's leads a unit grain train south towards Birmingham and eventually on to New Orleans. This could very well be the last time ... (more)
Intermodal train CSX Q185, charges south on the main passing Milepost 843 with three BNSF engines rolling elephant style through Roanoke... The short siding track here is pretty much fully jointe... (more)
To my knowledge, Huntsville, AL is the only place in the world you can photograph a heritage unit passing a Saturn V Rocket.
Finally got one of the shots along the HMCR that I've wanted the whole time I've been in Huntsville - a train crossing the Aldridge Creek Trestle. Thanks to a well-timed heads up, I had time to dr... (more)
After switching cars on the southern part of the line, northbound HMCR locomotives 3986 and 9554 are returning light to the HMCR yard in downtown Huntsville, AL. The locomotives are crossing Pinh... (more)
Local A41 heads west at Simmons Street during October 2004 behind NS 7045 and NS 5533. Today the 7045 has become a slug and the 5533 is off the roster. I hereby declare this capture a "dollar... (more)
After a meet with Q617, stack train Q192 departs Macon off the main, northbound. The brand new UP SD70M with the correct frame stripe was likely an unappreciated treat at the time of the photo. We... (more)
A snoot nosed KCS SD40-2 leads three other KCS units south through Notasulga on the old Western Railway of Alabama. Consists like this one were not the norm around these parts and I've always been... (more)
A pair of ES44ACs bring a loaded coal bucket through a rock cut near Woodville, AL.
BNSF power leads a eastbound loaded coal train through the Appalachian Foothills of North Alabama
All is calm over the CSX Lineville Subdivision at the moment. A train derailment in LaGrange, GA has backed up traffic, leaving many crew less trains waiting in sidings for it to be cleaned up. O... (more)
CSX Empty Herzog Ballast Train W082-25 is seen here heading South through Renfroe, AL. With CSXT SD40-2 #8138 followed by CSXT SD70MAC #4552 (still in YN2 paint) and a CSXT ES44
NS A85 dashes past the Huntsville depot with a high hood GP38-2 leading the way.