Although the lack of the NE Notasulga signal makes this shot look very different than it did in 2007, it's still a classic va... (more)
Running as S619 this morning, the New Orleans bound freight train rolls into Notasulga on a clear January morning. A new building has been constructed by CSX that can be seen on the train's right... (more)
Most common power for 746 in the mid-90s was a pair of B30-7s, but today we get a B23-7, GP38-2 and MP15.
The crew has died on hours, so today's 746 will spend a few hours in the passing track at Notasulga. At a time when 746 ran day-after-day-after-day with pairs of B30-7s, today's line-up - a GP38-2... (more)
Lightspeed The 621 looks as though it's preparing for the jump into hyperspace as light trails from stars overhead as well as that from an oncoming Q679 give this stationary unit the look o... (more)
Having dropped off 59 empty Herzog ballast hoppers at the Vulcan Materials Quarry earlier in the day, the power for W084 now finds itself tied down on the Notasulga storage track idling the night ... (more)
On a sunny summer afternoon, 615's power is entering the big curve at Notasulga. It's 1998, but you wouldn't guess it from the locomotives, which include five conventional cabs (four of them EMDs... (more)
After lawing out between the switches of Loachapoka siding on the main line of all places, a fresh crew has been called and is now onboard leading A455 south. This work train consist has been qui... (more)
Sitting all by itself on the Notasulga storage track, this lone SD40-2 will continue to rest here for a few more days before it finally gets to moving as the sole power for a tie train that will w... (more)
Sitting atop the former Notasulga Siding, a mother slug set and SD50-2 unit are tied down waiting for their load of aggregate hoppers to finish being loaded at Vulcan Materials just up the road.
Oops It appears that the locking mechanism on this Railbox has broken in transit and allows for the car’s lading to be seen, which appears to be rolls of paper.
Moving up hill at a rapid pace, todays Q612 flies through Notasulga with a GEVO desperately needing a new flag decal.
Today's lead unit, the "SX 7769" seems to have lost its C from Chessie as it leads Q612 into the town of Notasulga resulting ... (more)
A Timken bearing shows off an accumulation of dust and grit that has built up around it while doing the job of keeping an axle rotating on the more)
HT-C Truck Debuting in 1972 on the Dash 2 line of locomotives created by EMD, the HT-C truck was revolutionary for the fact that it was the first truck that allowed EMD to place all three t... (more)