The northbound Floridian kicks up dust as it speeds through Elmore, site of the junction with a branch to Wetumpka, the county seat. The tank cars - probably carrying chemicals needed by a local ... (more)
Four elderly geeps are powering the long-distance local on the line between Montgomery and Birmingham. In the photo, the crew is working the sidings at Elmore, where the branch to Wetumpka split ... (more)
A southbound local sits in the siding at Elmore waiting for the northbound Floridian. It's just May, but the late morning heat and humidity and lack of a/c in the geep's cab are combining to cook ... (more)
Daily run-through train from SP at New Orleans
A southbound loaded coal train blasts through Elmore's city park. The low, wide angle of the camera further accentuates the train's lean into a superelevated curve.
Q544 glides past Q577 at Elmore.
Q520 is running north through the siding at Elmore so it can get around a ballast train that is laying rock on the main