Norfolk Southern High Hood GP38-2 #5091 is seen here with some other NS power awaiting their next assignment on NS Local A45 in Sylacauga, AL.
With any new merger comes the option of choosing a symbol to represent the new company, which is exactly what the newly created Norfolk Southern decided to do in 1982. A horse was chosen over the... (more)
Norfolk Southern Local A45 heads back Eastbound to Sylacauga, AL. As they roar through Bon Air, AL. After doing some work in Childersburg, AL.
Local A45 works at Vincent, AL on a murky fall day in 2011. Looking back, I'm glad I didn't let the weather conditions discourage my documentation of this classic unit. Since then NS 3213 has lost... (more)
A wily veteran EMD GP50 still with its high short hood is at the point of A45 in downtown Sylacauga today. Shoot these units while you can because they won't look like this for too long.
Local train A45 heads back south to the city of Vincent after having picked up its train at Sterrett and passes a pristine lake in central Alabama on a cloudless day. The lead unit today is a ren... (more)
After a quick pick up of cars in the siding at Vincent, A45 and its friendly waving engineer head out of town as a motorist negotiates the one lane underpass.
A pair of veteran GP38-2 locomotives will power tomorrow’s A45 but spend this lazy Sunday resting on a spur in Sylacauga with a nice looking high-hood up front.
These two engines were sitting in the house track in Sylacauga waiting for the crew to arrive and run on into Irondale, AL.