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  1. The Daily Local

    The Daily Local

    NS A41 rolls past Carlisle Drugs, which is undergoing renovation, in downtown Alexander City, AL on its way West to Sylacauga, AL.
  2. NS 921 Aggregate Train

    NS 921 Aggregate Train

    This shows the NS 921 on the NS Central of Georgia Alabama Division with a solid consist of VULX (Vulcan Materails) aggregate gons headed East toward Columbus, GA. A funny thing, East bounds are normally MTY's and West bounds are Loads, but this train had several cars loaded up front in the...
  3. NS A41 vs. Car

    NS A41 vs. Car

    One last panorama shot of the scene.
  4. NS A41 vs. Car

    NS A41 vs. Car

    This shot was taken from across Washington Street showing the back of the vehicle. I don't know what type Toyoto this is, do you??
  5. NS A41 vs. Car

    NS A41 vs. Car

    This shot shows what looks to be side impact airbags that very possibly saved the drivers life. I was told that the driver was air lifted from Russell Medical Center in town to Birmingham.
  6. NS A41 vs. Car

    NS A41 vs. Car

    NS Central of Georgia Train A41 kisses the drivers door of this Toyoto crossover type vehicle in Alexander City, AL.
  7. NS A41 Past Gold Ridge

    NS A41 Past Gold Ridge

    NS A41 rushes by a couple of MoW workers in Gold Ridge, AL as the train makes its way West to work the North Dadeville Loop and the chip mill in Jacksons Gap, AL.
  8. NS A48 Running Light

    NS A48 Running Light

    A VERY abbreviated version of NS A48 crosses the big fill West of Opelika as the crew prepares to meet the waiting NS A41 in Opelika.
  9. NS A41 In Opelika

    NS A41 In Opelika

    This shot is showing NS A41 waiting for a meet with NS A48 in Opelika.
  10. 136 Panorama

    136 Panorama

    Here is a two photo panorama shot of the NS 136 on the Chattahoochee River Trestle on the NS CofGa Alabama Division main.
  11. NS 136 Over The Chattahoochee River

    NS 136 Over The Chattahoochee River

    NS 136 rolls to a stop on the trestle over the Chattahoochee River at West Columbus. The tail end of the train is in Alabama in Phenix City and the head end is on the Columbus, GA side of the trestle.
  12. CSX In Opelika

    CSX In Opelika

    This CSX train rolls out of town in Opelika, AL after waiting for the Eastbound NS 136 to cross the diamond at the depot in town.
  13. NS 136 Rounding The Curve

    NS 136 Rounding The Curve

    This is NS Train 136 coming around the sharp bend just before crossing the WofA Diamond in Opelika, AL.
  14. NS 918 Rock Train

    NS 918 Rock Train

    A empty run though BNSF ballast train is seen in Alexander City, AL on the NS CofGa Alabama Division on its way to Columbus, GA.
  15. Empty Pig Headed East

    Empty Pig Headed East

    This empty 51 car pig train was seen heading East on the NS CofGa main through Alexander City on December 13, 2006. This is an unusual occurance on the CofGa.
  16. 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...
  17. 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.
  18. 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...
  19. 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.
  20. 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. is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to - An online railroad bookstore featuring a curated selection of new and used railroad books. Railroad pictorials, railroad history, steam locomotives, passenger trains, modern railroading. Hundreds of titles available, most at discount prices! We also have a video and children's book section. - An online model railroad bookstore featuring a curated selection of new and used books. Layout design, track plans, scenery and structure building, wiring, DCC, Tinplate, Toy Trains, Price Guides and more.

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