I decided to try something different on this over pass in downtown Birmingham, Alabama so I shot between the concrete pillars of the railing.
NS had 31 early C36-7s that looked an awful lot like C30-7s, and a dozen late C36-7s with the 'lumpier' look that would be more characteristic of the C40 and later models.
American Ductile #103 at Birmingham, AL || April 1985
NS C30-7 8032 leading a southbound at Birmingham || Spring 1985
A Roger Puta Photograph
CSX train Q185 in downtown Birmingham, taken from street overhead, BNSF power is normal for this train.
A foursome of BNSF Gevos get this handoff train up to speed and on the move again as these priority domestic container double stacks continue the journey from the West coast to Atlanta.
BNSF Transfer Job Y-BIR104 heads East getting ready to enter North Yard in Birmingham, AL. to interchange with Norfolk Southern as they swing off the West End District & onto the AGS South
CSX Yard Job Y-130 heads back to their Yard in Tarrant City, AL. As they pass through Birmingham, AL. After Interchanging with Norfolk Southern at Norris Yard in Irondale, AL. This Railway line sp... (more)
The BN transfer job eases around the back side of Sloss Furnaces en route to the north yard at 32nd St in Birmingham.
Finally! After waiting for along time I was able to catch HLCX SD40R #6341 in SP Paint leading a Train, it's seen here leading CSX Train Q647-17 South as they pass through 27th Street Interlocking... (more)
NS Train 384 slows pulls northbound through downtown Birmingham Alabama as the crew is close to the end of their run that started in along the 3B district earlier in the day.
Getting ready to enter North Yard at 32nd Street in Birmingham, AL. Is BNSF Transfer Y-BIR104, they will drop off their cars for NS then head back to East Thomas Yard
Heading South through the Magic City of Birmingham, AL. Is Norfolk Southern Intermodal 23E bound for Meridian, MS. Where it will turn into KCS I-ATDA-2 from Meridian, MS. to Dallas, TX.