CSX Train Q520-08 heads North through downtown Birmingham, AL. With UP's Chicago Northwestern Heritage Locomotive #1995 on the point
Seeing a single unit locomotive pull a mainline freight is sometimes a rare sight. But when that single unit is foreign power though, it becomes really unique. Which is exactly the case this aft... (more)
Passing underneath the blue colored pedestrian bridge for Montgomery’s River Walk, the flashing EOT of Q520 adds some red to the night while leaves a trail of flashes in the middle of track 2 afte... (more)
Q520 and its wind mill parts, rest on track 2 of the north yard waiting for a new crew to take it towards Birmingham. Meanwhile, Q611 stays put on track 4 with a majority of its train consisting ... (more)
Q520 rests on North Yard track number 3, while Y291 sorts cars on track 1. Part of the Montgomery skyline can be seen in the background of this former L&N yard.
Q520 leads and interesting mix of old power through Helena. After passing by, the last loco in the consist (CSXT 8723) was put onto Q577 who was having engine trouble a little farther north.
Q520 is running north through the siding at Elmore so it can get around a ballast train that is laying rock on the main