CSXT Vehicle Train Q235 makes their way Southbound as they pass through Roanoke, AL. With a "Blue Bird" CEFX SD40M-2 on the point
CSXT Vehicle Train Q235 makes their way Southbound as they pass through Pelham, AL. With a "Blue Bird" CEFX SD40M-2 on the point
Norfolk Southern Vehicle Train 27A makes their way Southbound as they pass through Brickyard Junction, AL.
CSXT Freight Train Q648 making their way Northbound as they pass by the Amtrak Station in Birmingham, AL. With CEFX AC4400CW 1042 leading 2 CP AC4400CW's numbered 9666 & 9828. The Track Q648 is on... (more)
A scene of a sb freight nearing the NS crossing contains a few archaic elements, like the SCL and L&N work train cars, and the trackside phone box.
A southbound freight (314 or 336 if memory serves) passes Union Station just after leaving S&NA Yard, the L&N facility shared by SCL after they closed their own Montgomery yard in the 1960s. I ca... (more)
The sun is below the horizon as a trio of SDs roar through Goodwater, the low light causing a Kodachrome 'blow-out' of 3230's headlight. An SD24 and an SD35 trail the Dash-2.
CSXT Coal Train N249-28 makes their way Northbound as they pass through Birmingham, AL. With a YN2 painted CSXT SD70MAC on the point
UP power works it's way into CSX/Walter Energy export Coal service between Bessemer and TASD at Mobile, AL.
After swallowing the SL-SF, BN - and later BNSF - tried mightily to figure the best way to serve Mobile. After Frisco predecessor Alabama, Tennessee & Northern was abandoned, Mobile traffic was r... (more)
Norfolk Southern's "Southern" heritage unit, ES44AC #8099, leads excursion train #957 south past the historic Southern Railway depot in Ft. Payne, Alabama on a rainy Spring morning. Ft. Payne is t... (more)
A crew member steps across the Southern as local train #5 works the sidings and interchange tracks around the depot.
Norfolk Southern Steam excursion 951 makes their way back Eastbound as they pass through Brookside, AL. on their way back to Birmingham, AL. after makes a run to Parrish, AL.
Norfolk Southern Steam excursion 951 makes their way back Eastbound as they pass through Deason Hill, AL. on their way back to Birmingham, AL. after makes a run to Parrish, AL.
BNSF GP38-2 2048 was built as a MKT GP40. Since being upgraded to dash 2 specs, it has become a "smurf" on BNSF and shows it's faded EMDX/LLPX/GMTX colors at East Thomas Yard.