Built by the American Locomotive Company in July 1951 for the United States Department of Energy (DOE 39-5309), this RS-1 was later sold to DuPont, which numbered it DUPX 107. In 2015 it was loca... (more)
Found on a siding loaded with what appears to be a high/wide load in Asea Brown Boveri depressed-center flat car ABWX 20002. This car was built National Steel Car in February 1981. (Huntsville, ... (more)
On the day before Mother's Day, the North Alabama Railroad (NARM) on their Mercury and Chase Railroad operates a "Mother and Son" excursion train. The train is about to clear the Chase ... (more)
On my second day in Alabama, we visited the Huntsville & Madison County Railroad Authority, which had two General Electric locomotives parked in an accessible spot. And it was here that I finally... (more)
A southbound Huntsville and Madison County Railroad Authority train crosses Charlotte Drive in Huntsville, Alabama.
NS 9566 Leader rests on the main line with a 9 unit mixed freight train in front of the NASA Davidson Center for Space Exploration museum around 10pm. They are waiting for a clear signal Eastbound... (more)
BNSF 5963 Leads a 4 unit (2 Leaders and 2 Mid DPU's) loaded Coal Train through Hunstville Alabama at sunset. In the background is the NASA US Space and Rocket museum
11:45pm Hot Intermodal NS train - A two unit train led by NS 4023 Rolls through Hunstville Alabama in front of the NASA Space Center along I-565 Highway
A two unit Auto Rack and mix train flies through Huntsville Alabama , with BNSF leader 8352. In the background is the NASA Space visitor center
After bringing 16 covered hoppers from the southern part of the line into downtown Huntsville, Alabama, the Huntsville Huntsville and Madison County Railroad Authority train crew is making switchi... (more)
On the second of two trips down the line on this day, Huntsville and Madison County Railroad Authority B39-8s 8539 and 8560 are northbound approaching the Lily Flagg Road grade crossing in Huntsvi... (more)
Huntsville and Madison County Railroad Authority B39-8s 8560 and 8539 have five covered hoppers in tow in south Huntsville, Alabama. The train is about to pass under the Martin Road overpass.
733 stretches out over the rolling hills at Elko siding
Norfolk Southern local A04 is stopped on Wholesale Avenue in Huntsville, Alabama while the conductor is about to open a gate so the crew can spot a centerbeam flat car of lumber at an industry.
Norfolk Southern local A04 heads east through Huntsville, Alabama after one of the occasional snow falls that occurs in north Alabama.