NS 24E comprised of stacks and racks turns onto the East End District for a bypass around the massive Norris Yard a few miles east of here in Irondale. As it splits the soon to be gone signals of... (more)
With NS 198 stopped on track 2 waiting for a new crew, all oncoming northbound traffic such as this hot double stack train must run around them. Fortunately a well-placed flat car near the end of... (more)
BNSF Transfer Job Y-BIR104 makes their way Eastbound as they pass through 12th Avenue in Birmingham, AL. heading to North Yard between 32nd & 41st Street to Interchange with Norfolk Southern then ... (more)
Once a grand facility to service the finest Southern Railway locomotives, this roundhouse today has been modified to be a warehouse and now sits forlorn and abandoned. The history is there, you j... (more)
Norfolk Southern Intermodal Train 23E makes their way Southbound as they pass through Birmingham, AL. With a rare set of power for an NS Train which includes Ferromex (FXE) SD70ACe 4082 leading CR... (more)
Norfolk Southern Coal Train 74Z tied down at 7th Avenue in Birmingham, AL. awaiting a new crew to take the Train on Eastbound to Wilsonville, AL. With the Lackawanna Heritage SD70ACe 1074 on the p... (more)
With the plan of getting into Boyles yard not happening anytime soon, Z390 decides to uncouple from its train and go work a customer on its line instead of waiting for hours like it usually does a... (more)
ATN's road train to CSX's Boyles Yard in Birmingham stops waiting for the light across NS at 32nd Street. Today's 92 cars of interchange are blocking all of the crossings down the road parallelin... (more)
A NS local comes under the former Southern signal bridge at 32nd Street with a pair of rebuilt SD40-2s and a poorly re-numbered ex-BN unit.
CSX train Q027 overtakes NS train 23E at 22nd St in downtown Birmingham, Alabama with each train displaying the latest in modern power from GE and EMD.
A pair of GP38-2's bring the BN transfer around to the CSX gate just on the other side of the bridge I'm shooting from.
A CSX stack train passes the old Birmingham passenger station and downtown on its way through town.
Timing is everything as a Delta Airlines prepairs to land at Birmingham International Airport.
CSX 8576 leads auto-rack train Q220 through downtown Birmingham, Alabama on a nice Summer morning