A US Pipe switcher crawls around the US Pipe facility in Bessemer, Alabama just south of Birmingham.
NS 9673 rolls south past the ex-Southern Railway Bessemer Station. The large mill in the background was a Pullman Standard factory that ceased production in the 90's (by that time it was a part of... (more)
Always one of the trains to catch in Birmingham, NS 340 slowly pulls by the old depot in Bessemer, AL. 340 traditionally runs with KCS power in a 1x1 or 2x1 formation which allows the train to be ... (more)
Was in the Birmingham area over the weekend got word that KCS 4006 was leading NS 340 to Irondale,AL after leaving Meridian around 4 o’clock they made a great run to Irondale getting in the yard ... (more)
Just before sunset a Norfolk Southern train passes the former Southern Railway depot (now a museum that houses Adolph Hitler's typewriter) in Bessemer.
SOU(NS) 8099 hustles south on "home" rails of NS's (former Southern) Alabama Great Southern South District at Bessemer, AL. 8099 is breezing along under a former Atlantic Coast Line whic... (more)
After hearing that NS 141 had NS 911 leading, I couldn't pass up and opportunity to shoot this train being i haven't shot it before so here they are approaching Bessemer, Al.
Barely beat 345 from downtown to Bessemer as it passes by the old depot enroute to New Orleans, LA
EX BN 9551 now owned by PRLX heads to Selma, Al from Irondale, Al
385 gets the highball to proceed South to Selma, Al.
NS's Norfolk & Western Heritage Locomotive leads Rack Train 27A Southbound through Bessemer, AL.