A NS steel coil train passes the Alabama Great Southern depot at Fort Payne, AL.
NS train 223 ducks under a "more modern" signal bridge with GRS Searchlight signals. A year or two later, these signals would be sadly history!
NS #9026 leads New Jersey bound 204 through Wellford, SC on this chilly October morning.
Southbound NS 19K starts the uphill grade at the south end of Speicherville siding at CP 54. Looks like the upper northbound CPL signal got bent over somehow.
As the morning fog slowly begins to burn away, westbound stacks storm into the sleepy village of Miller City.
A modern train snakes backward up the seldom used, Briar Mountain Branch to load a coal train. This historic branch hosted steam on it until the 60's.
The engines of a coal train begin to back over Glen Alum Creek and up the Briar Mtn. Branch amid a light snow fall. The branch is steep and combined with wet rail today had the engineer thinking h... (more)
Southbound at CP South Boyles moving fast!
751 rolling westbound at Hogan, past the west end of the Sevier (TVA) power plant's yard