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  1. Rolling To Columbus

    Rolling To Columbus

    NS 198 on the Central of Georgia NS main passes the MP365.2 in front of Mayfield Salvage on the West end of Alexander City, AL headed for a meet with the NS 335 in downtown Alex City. Both trains had a big delay due to a broken rail at Trammells, resulting in NS 335's crew lawing out while...
  2. Breakfast Time On The CofGa 2

    Breakfast Time On The CofGa 2

    Another view of the NS 187 paused in Alexander City, AL as the crew purchases breakfast at Piggly Wiggly. The crew will be going on the law very soon and will have to wait up the line in Goodwater for a relief crew. The wait will be long on this 20 morning.
  3. Breakfast Time On The CofGa

    Breakfast Time On The CofGa

    NS 187 and crew pauses in Alexander City, AL on the NS Central of Georgia main so that a good, hot breakfast can be gotten at the local Piggly Wiggly grocery stores excellent deli. The hot breakfast will really be appreciated as the temperature at 7:50 am, when this shot was taken, was a cold...
  4. Brand Spankin' New

    Brand Spankin' New

    Two cuts of brand new Vulcan Materals cars were seen on Eastbound NS 136 taday in Alexander City, AL on the CofGa line. The cars were built in November by National Steel Car in Canada.
  5. NS OCS Train 951

    NS OCS Train 951

    NS Trains 951 with the CEO of Norfolk Southern as well as many other dignataries rolls East down the Central of Georgia from Birmingham heading to Columbus, Ga and then Macon.
  6. NS OCS Train 951

    NS OCS Train 951

    NS Trains 951 with the CEO of Norfolk Southern as well as many other dignataries rolls East down the Central of Georgia from Birmingham heading to Columbus, Ga and then Macon.
  7. NS OCS Train 951

    NS OCS Train 951

    NS Trains 951 with the CEO of Norfolk Southern as well as many other dignataries rolls East down the Central of Georgia from Birmingham heading to Columbus, Ga and then Macon.
  8. NS OCS Train 951

    NS OCS Train 951

    NS Trains 951 with the CEO of Norfolk Southern as well as many other dignataries rolls East down the Central of Georgia from Birmingham heading to Columbus, Ga and then Macon.
  9. High Hood NS A41

    High Hood NS A41

    Today's local train NS A41 heads West through Alexander City, AL as many cars are in town this Sunday afternoon for the holiday Open House held every year at this time.
  10. Foreigner On The CofGa

    Foreigner On The CofGa

    The TFM 1649 leads NS Train 335 West toward Birmingham on the Central of Georgia main through Alexander City and Kellyton, AL.
  11. Foreigner On The CofGa

    Foreigner On The CofGa

    The TFM 1649 leads NS Train 335 West toward Birmingham on the Central of Georgia main through Alexander City and Kellyton, AL.
  12. Dead Motor In Tow

    Dead Motor In Tow

    Here is the NS 336 rolling under the AL. Hwy. 9 bridge in downtown Goodwater as the crew prepares to tie the train down and wait for a relief crew. The engine was sent on to Macon, Ga on the 336 to be dropped off for repairs.
  13. Broken Motor

    Broken Motor

    NS 336 limps into town in the siding as the crew is 20 minuets from going on the law. The second motor down, the NS 8616 lost all its water and shut down on the climb up the 5 mile 1%+ grade of Trammells Hill just East of Sylacauga, AL. The crew had to double-up the train to get it to the top of...
  14. East Bound At The Brickyard

    East Bound At The Brickyard

    NS 334 passes the MP388.8 as it makes its way up the long grade of Trammalls Hill heading East toward Columbus, GA.
  15. East Bound At The Brickyard

    East Bound At The Brickyard

    Here is the East bound NS 334 rolling past what NS calls "The Brickyard" on the East end of Sylacauga, AL. The term "Brickyard" refers to what once was the Sylacauga Brick Manufactuing Plant that was in the location that now is occupied by Bama Budweiser. This location is the...
  16. Central Of Georgia Albany Depot

    Central Of Georgia Albany Depot

    Here is the CofGa Depot in Albany, Ga shot on October 1, 2006.
  17. Out Of Fuel On The NS CofGa Alabama Main

    Out Of Fuel On The NS CofGa Alabama Main

    NS 136 sits on the main line in Alexander City, AL dead in the water after running out of fuel in both motors.
  18. SOU 2716 Over Hatchet Creek

    SOU 2716 Over Hatchet Creek

    The SOU 2716 is seen on one of the famous excursion runs from Birmingham, AL to Columbus, GA on the CofGa main in Goodwater, AL. This is the East bound morning leg of the trip over Hatchet Creek just West of downtown Goodwater. Shot with a 110 camera back in the mid 1970's.




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