A train that originated in S&N yard is just a few hundred yards into its journey down the Dothan Sub as it passes below I-65 on a drizzly summer day. Just a few months earlier, power would have l... (more)
A Mobile-bound extra freight passes through Montgomery's hotspot - the GM&O tower near Bell Street which saw trains of L&N, ICG, SCL and WofA.
After running from New Orleans as L&N 414, this run-through train will shortly be on the rails of the West Point Route, where it will operate as train 214 to Atlanta. This was in the early days o... (more)
L&N 6359 trails a Mobile-bound freight as it passes Bell Street tower. The GM&O/ICG tower controlled the interlocking where L&N, SCL (ACL), WofA Selma line and GM&O's line from Tuscaloosa came to... (more)
After coming down the West Point Route from Atlanta as #213, this train heads to Mobile on the L&N as #413 (I think...).
Sunset is just a few minutes away as a northbound L&N freight cools it heels at Bell Street waiting for space to open up at S&N Yard a couple miles ahead. It's November, but this is Alabama, so a ... (more)