CSX wasn’t the only one to make changes to train schedules in my area during 2017. Management decided to cut the daily through trains off the CofG route and instead use it as an “as needed” line ... (more)
The Southern heritage unit has just completed its work at the Columbus yard across the Chattahoochee River in Georgia. Now on the Alabama side of the line, the specialty painted unit begins the j... (more)
Quite the assortment of paint schemes are present in Columbus today. From a KCS Southern Belle in the background to the actual Southern heritage unit at the front, a colorful collection of locomo... (more)
Looking like it just came off of the assembly line, this EMD six axle leads NS train 137 through Opelika. The UP 9034 is less than a year old and likely on its maiden voyage atop the Central of G... (more)
One of several Union Pacific units seen around Macon that day was this new SD70AH, leading NS #137 south toward Birmingham on the Albany District.
Orion's Belt watches the action tonight as the Irondale bound NS 137 splits the signals at West Bleecker this evening in eastern Alabama.
Georgia Division train 137 pauses in the siding at Howard, Georgia, on its way from Macon to Columbus, waiting to meet trains 198 and 928. Leading the way is GE ES44AC number 8104, the Lehigh Vall... (more)
Having just pulled into Columbus a few minutes earlier, the crew of 137 will begin to switch out a few cars before tying down on track 8. The re-coupling of this train will take place with the ne... (more)
NS 137 cruises through Alexander City, Alabama trying to stay ahead of the thunderstorms!
Crossing over the Chattahoochee River and into the land of Dixie, 137 creeps along slowly as its train departs the Columbus yard and heads to Birmingham with a western themed consist.
Yesterday's 336 consist with a nice looking SD60 is on the point of today's afternoon running 137 as it splits this signals a... (more)
Without a single thoroughbred in its consist to prove this is actually an NS train, 137 picks up some speed as it rushes through Bleecker behind an all foreign powered head end.
An all GE lash up pulls today’s NS 137 across an obvious railroad fill as the train makes the way out of Opelika.
Making a special visit onto the Central of Georgia District, the Patriotic NS Veterans unit pulls NS 137 through the sleepy town of Waverly showing off its one of a kind paint scheme honoring Amer... (more)