Q145 has just come into the former Western Railway of Alabama Chester yard in Montgomery with an exciting to see SD50 at the helm. With a new crew not called for at least another hour, the engine... (more)
The taillights of a car streaking across Railroad Avenue highlight the contour of this road that parallels the tracks while the power for A746 sits parked silently this night.
A loaded ballast train fresh from the Vulcan Materials Quarry gets back on the move again after watching a southbound empty auto rack overtake it at the Loachapoka siding a few miles north of here... (more)
A side by side comparison of radiator sections from GE’s latest AC locomotives show just how unique of a design the AC 6000 models used. This massive overhang was needed to accommodate the enormo... (more)
The evening sky begins to glow as the blue hour comes to a close as this week’s A746 local is seen parked at its new starting terminal in Notasulga. more)
The 3333 has had a little bit of nose work done when compared to a fellow SD40-2 seen within the confines of the NS Columbus yard. Both of these ‘70s built six axle veterans look great today as a... (more)
The formidable Rockies and Joint Line look great covered in snow while the 9018 keeps control over its load of black diamonds as it enters into Sedalia.
The rear DPU engines of this empty train move some fresh powder on the ground as they race north for another load of coal. You know it's really cold when icicles are still clinging onto the radia... (more)
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.
The Watermelon Express climbs a gentle hill as it gets closer to the city of Americus. The use of jointed rail will certainly give patrons that familiar clickety-clack sound of steel wheel on ste... (more)
G564 rolls around the departure yard of Tilford as it glides past A450 during the early morning hours of a busy Saturday on the railroad.
The UP 688 remote control unit finally starts moving again after having to wait for the 5960 to get out of its way. Even in ... (more)
A pair of Geeps are silent now as they sit on the track closest to the yard office this evening. Soon they'll be turned on for tonight's LSX1 train and head off into the darkness.
The setting sun emits its last rays of light on the WofA mainline in Loachapoka as it silhouettes the veteran color light signal at mile post 121.5 along CSX's eastern Alabama route.
With the visiting Natchez Railway power sitting idle on the left, PAL 3831 continues working the Oak Street yard switching ca... (more)