NS 60C with the Interstate heritage unit lugs its burden through Valley Head, AL. A nod to a much simpler era is quite obvious in the unique billboard in the left corner of the frame. It depicts 1... (more)
CAGY 8720 leads a westbound local across Deer Creek.
NS A64 is lightly loaded today as it heads west with an aging GP60 up front a bit.
The units for the Greenwood Switcher stand guard after a passing thunderstorm strolls through Greenwood. I’d been laying up in the motel that night watching TV and the idea to try this came to min... (more)
NS 187 burst out of the tunnel at Vandiver, AL as its locomotives exhaust that filled the tunnel is sucked out behind itself. NS 9293 has the honors of riding up front a bit today. Placed on GE O... (more)
Coming to you or going away? This is headed away and is about to disappear and into the tunnel at Cook Springs, AL. This was back when NS 340 was heading east past its original terminating point o... (more)
Alabama Southern's Reform/Artesia Turn heads through Bent Oak as it traverses KCS’s Tuscaloosa Sub on a dank and damp Mississippi morning. While many fall for the misconception that Mississippi is... (more)
A late evening local gets back underway after switching a small grain facility on UP's Glidden Sub.
SOU(NS) 8099 hustles south on "home" rails of NS's (former Southern) Alabama Great Southern South District at Bessemer, AL. 8099 is breezing along under a former Atlantic Coast Line whic... (more)
GTR 810 trundles up the KCS Tuscaloosa Sub as it heads for Columbus with a pocket full of interchange. The GTRA was created in 1980 to serve a Weyerhaeuser mill south of Columbus at Trinity. It ha... (more)
NS A4T trundles over NS’s East End District at Leeds, AL as it rumbles along the Central Of Georgia District also known as the “P Line.”
NS 339 heads through Cook Springs, AL with its usual allotment of KCS power. Leading is one of few remaining KCS SD70ACe’s still in the grey scheme that KCS adopted in 1982.
CAGY 2777 and the CAGY 2000 await their chance to enter the KCS Tuscaloosa Sub and head back to Columbus. This was only a few months before the GWI take over on June 1st. The C&G was yet another v... (more)
IAIS 507 crest a slight hill as it heads for Davenport. On a whim I decided to drive to Iowa in hopes of getting IAIS 513 but it was not to be.
NS 339 zips through a moderate persisting fog as it scurries west across the Coosa River.