A Casey-led 187 rumbles through the Opelika interlocker on the way to Birmingham. Also, this is one of 10 NS SD70M's in this body style; a good catch indeed!
AM 34 belches black smoke on the way south to get out of the way of the Monett Turn, arriving from the north.
Fontana, CA is where one can find plenty of GP60M's. The 131 and 149 still exist in a "proper and appropriate" color scheme.
CSXT 7558, seemingly devoid of its logo circa 2008, leads a southbound manifest freight towards the crew change location at Pine Street on the south end of Tilford Yard.
A pair of Oakway SD60's are used in yard service between duties on incoming CN coal trains at the P and L yard in Paducah, KY.
A trio of SD60's lead today's 198 across the kudzu-covered fill near West Opelika.
NS 213 gets the job done at 60 mph under the classic Southern signal bridge at Lula. No keeping pace with this one...
Further up from the depot, this trio of Geeps are tucked away on a storage track. Note this well-weathered GP38-2 is sublettered for the Georgia Southern & Florida.
UP 2316 leads M SJKC across the Missouri River on the ASB Bridge. This train utilizes trackage rights into Kansas City on the BNSF St. Joseph subdivision. The current routing is a result of the 20... (more)
Sitting in Langley's Woodyard, this MoW train awaits the mornings work.
A746 winds down the hill and through the broad curve at the XXB 105.
Now if I could only get this same scene with three Central of Georgia RS-3's, I'd be in heaven...
A second section of NS 137 prepares to shove back into the connection with the EARY. M37 would then leave all but one car. The traimaster was riding with the crew, and would later hop on NS 334 to... (more)
Part of the Atlanta skyline drapes over a spartan-cab GE and the CSX REDI center.
Making a reverse move at about 20 mph, this cut of ratty looking hoppers ride in front of one of the "usual suspects" in downtown Birmingham.