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A loaded CSX coal train moves South over the 27th Street Interlock in Birmingham, AL. The tracks that this train is crossing are NS tracks that head North (behind the photographer) to Sheffield, AL. These NS tracks join just out of the photo to the left (East) with the NS AGS tracks seen in the...
This north bound CSX Train is seen from the Richard Arrington Blvd. bridge in downtown Birmingham, AL crossing over the NS main line. The crossing is the originating spot for Elyton, later to be known as Birmingham, after iron ore was discovered on/in Red Mountain, just South of this photo's...
A North bound NS train passing a moving South bound directly in front of the Amtrak Station in Birmingham, AL. The structure seen behind the trains is the former Birmingham Railway, Light & Power Company generating plant.
It's always a great day when you can catch one (two) of KCS's Southern Belle painted locomotives! But catch one on a beautiful, blue sky filled day like today, and it's almost mind blowing! This Southbound train on NS tracks makes its way past Birmingham's Amtrak Station.
A North bound CSX train approaches the Amtrak Station in Birmingham, AL as is moves under the signal bridge. Notice the NS trains headlights in the distance stopped waiting for the CSX train to crossover.
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