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Bernie Feltman's Collection
 
3/1/2024
 
 
 
 
 
By:Bernie Feltman
Dates:1/1/1975 - 7/30/2007
Album Info:Action photos of moving trains & equipment
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The conductor is preparing to toss a register slip and grab train oders from the back of Georgia Railroad caboose #2871 trailing New Orleans - Hamlet train #214
Title:  The conductor is preparing to toss a register slip and grab train oders from the back of Georgia Railroad caboose #2871 trailing New Orleans - Hamlet train #214
Description:  Georgia Railroad caboose #2871, complete with friction bearings, is a former Louisville & Nashville caboose
Photo Date:  10/15/1973  Upload Date: 3/19/2011 3:33:22 PM
Location:  Opelika, AL
Author:  Bernie Feltman
Categories:  RollingStock,Action
Locomotives: 
Views:  1026   Comments: 11
Seaboard Coast Line caboose #00866 brings up the rear of the Hamlet section of train #214.  The Atlanta section is to the left of 866 and has Georgia Railroad #2871 trailing
Title:  Seaboard Coast Line caboose #00866 brings up the rear of the Hamlet section of train #214. The Atlanta section is to the left of 866 and has Georgia Railroad #2871 trailing
Description:  Train #214 orginated in New Orleans and contained traffic for Hamlet, NC. As per standard practice, the train was normally double-cabbed with the trailing section clearing Montgomery's Chester Yard of Atlanta bound cars. Once in Atlanta, the cut would be made between 866 and the trailing insulated box car, and, after a brake test, 214 would resume its journey to Hamlet
Photo Date:  10/15/1973  Upload Date: 3/19/2011 5:50:59 PM
Location:  Opelika, AL
Author:  Bernie Feltman
Categories:  RollingStock,Action
Locomotives: 
Views:  1599   Comments: 12
Western Railway of Alabama train SCL 1833 East is pulling its train out of the siding and over the Southern Railway crossing, still protected by "Stop Boards",
Title:  Western Railway of Alabama train SCL 1833 East is pulling its train out of the siding and over the Southern Railway crossing, still protected by "Stop Boards",
Description:  Seaboard Coast Line U36B #1833 was built December 1971 and later became Seaboard System 1833; then CSX 1833
Photo Date:  6/3/1977  Upload Date: 9/16/2009 3:14:10 PM
Location:  Opelika, AL
Author:  Bernie Feltman
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  SCL 1833(U36B)
Views:  749   Comments: 5
SCL U36B #1782, leading Western Railway of Alabama train #214 out of the siding,
Title:  SCL U36B #1782, leading Western Railway of Alabama train #214 out of the siding,
Description:  Train #214 is a run-thru train bound for the Coast Line in Hamlet, NC via WofA/A&WP thru the Atlanta, GA connection
Photo Date:  6/7/1977  Upload Date: 7/6/2010 11:36:28 AM
Location:  Opelika, AL
Author:  Bernie Feltman
Categories: 
Locomotives:  SCL 1782(U36B)
Views:  944   Comments: 7
Atlanta & West Point GP40 #732 leads New Orleans-Hamlet run-thru train #214 past the defect detector
Title:  Atlanta & West Point GP40 #732 leads New Orleans-Hamlet run-thru train #214 past the defect detector
Description:  Atlanta & West Point GP40 #732 was added to the point of #214 at Montgomery's Chester Yard to help handle the additional tonnage that was tacked on the rear of the train. Daily, Chester Yard crews would tack on Atlanta bound tonnage to trains 212 and 214 and add enough power for the ruling grade at Notasulga Hill, located just west of Auburn
Photo Date:  7/7/1978  Upload Date: 6/6/2011 7:59:41 PM
Location:  Auburn, AL
Author:  Bernie Feltman
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  AWP 732(GP40) LN 4134(GP38-2)
Views:  1087   Comments: 6
Louisville & Nashville GP38-2 #4065, and mates, lead New Orleans-Hamlet run-thru train #214 past the defect detector
Title:  Louisville & Nashville GP38-2 #4065, and mates, lead New Orleans-Hamlet run-thru train #214 past the defect detector
Description:  Louisville & Nashville GP38-2 #4065 was built April 1972 and later became CSX #2575
Photo Date:  7/7/1978  Upload Date: 6/16/2011 7:13:57 PM
Location:  Auburn, AL
Author:  Bernie Feltman
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  LN 4065(GP38-2)
Views:  659   Comments: 8
Atlanta & West Point GP40-2 #733 leads train #208 over Red Creek
Title:  Atlanta & West Point GP40-2 #733 leads train #208 over Red Creek
Description:  Atlanta & West Point GP40-2 #733, built November 1974, later became Seaboard System #6645, then CSX 6391
Photo Date:  8/1/1978  Upload Date: 6/21/2011 12:29:53 AM
Location:  Chehaw, AL
Author:  Bernie Feltman
Categories:  Bridge,Action
Locomotives:  AWP 733(GP40-2)
Views:  952   Comments: 4
Atlanta & West Point GP40-2 #733, leading Western Railway of Alabama train #208,
Title:  Atlanta & West Point GP40-2 #733, leading Western Railway of Alabama train #208,
Description:  Atlanta & West Point GP40-2 #733, built November 1974, later became Seaboard System #6645, then CSX 6391
Photo Date:  8/1/1978  Upload Date: 12/29/2010 10:51:26 PM
Location:  Auburn, AL
Author:  Bernie Feltman
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  AWP 733(GP40-2)
Views:  1180   Comments: 6
Seaboard Coast Line GP40 #1598, GP9 #1026, U36B #1772, and Western Railway of Alabama GP7 #526, GP7 #522, GP40-2 #708 and Georgia Railroad GP9 #1040 all lead Hamlet - New Orleans train #215's extra
Title:  Seaboard Coast Line GP40 #1598, GP9 #1026, U36B #1772, and Western Railway of Alabama GP7 #526, GP7 #522, GP40-2 #708 and Georgia Railroad GP9 #1040 all lead Hamlet - New Orleans train #215's extra
Description:  Seaboard Coast Line GP40 #1598 was built May 1970 on order #7229 and later became Seaboard System/CSX #6753. Unit left roster and became HATX #805
Photo Date:  8/5/1978  Upload Date: 8/8/2009 12:01:08 PM
Location:  Loachapoka, AL
Author:  Bernie Feltman
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  SCL 1598(GP40) SCL 1026(GP9) SCL 1772(U36B) WRA 526(GP7) WRA 522(GP7) WRA 708(GP40-2) GA 1040(GP9)
Views:  2262   Comments: 10
Georgia Railroad GP40 #751 is the 11th unit in the consist of Western Railway of Alabama train #208
Title:  Georgia Railroad GP40 #751 is the 11th unit in the consist of Western Railway of Alabama train #208
Description:  Georgia Railroad GP40 #751, built May 1967, later became Seaboard System/CSX #6653
Photo Date:  8/21/1978  Upload Date: 6/13/2011 7:48:58 PM
Location:  Auburn, AL
Author:  Bernie Feltman
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  GA 751(GP40)
Views:  665   Comments: 7
Georgia Railroad GP40 #751 is the 11th unit in the consist of Western Railway of Alabama train #208
Title:  Georgia Railroad GP40 #751 is the 11th unit in the consist of Western Railway of Alabama train #208
Description:  Georgia Railroad GP40 #751, built May 1967, later became Seaboard System/CSX #6653
Photo Date:  8/21/1978  Upload Date: 7/18/2009 12:36:54 PM
Location:  Loachapoka, AL
Author:  Bernie Feltman
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  GA 751(GP40)
Views:  1109   Comments: 7
Western Railway of Alabama train #208 with Seaboard Coast Line U36B #1833, leading a consist of Georgia Road power (WofA GP7 #521, A&WP GP7 #526, WofA GP40 #705 & GA GP7 #1023)
Title:  Western Railway of Alabama train #208 with Seaboard Coast Line U36B #1833, leading a consist of Georgia Road power (WofA GP7 #521, A&WP GP7 #526, WofA GP40 #705 & GA GP7 #1023)
Description:  SCL U36B #1833, built December 1971, later became CSX 5783
Photo Date:  8/22/1978  Upload Date: 3/2/2010 2:26:07 PM
Location:  Opelika, AL
Author:  Bernie Feltman
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  SCL 1833(U36B)
Views:  457   Comments: 3
Atlanta & West Point GP40-2 #733, leading L&N/SCL New Orleans, LA - Hamlet, NC run-thru train #214,
Title:  Atlanta & West Point GP40-2 #733, leading L&N/SCL New Orleans, LA - Hamlet, NC run-thru train #214,
Description:  Atlanta & West Point GP40-2 #733 was built November 1974 and later became Seaboard System #6645, then CSX 6391
Photo Date:  9/2/1978  Upload Date: 12/28/2010 7:47:24 AM
Location:  Notasulga, AL
Author:  Bernie Feltman
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  AWP 733(GP40-2)
Views:  1122   Comments: 9
Atlanta & West Point GP40 #727 (with Georgia Railroad GP7 #1034, Western Railway of Alabama GP7 #522 and Georgia Railroad GP7 #1023) lead Atlanta & West Point train #208
Title:  Atlanta & West Point GP40 #727 (with Georgia Railroad GP7 #1034, Western Railway of Alabama GP7 #522 and Georgia Railroad GP7 #1023) lead Atlanta & West Point train #208
Description:  Atlanta & West Point GP40 #727 was built July 1968 and later became CSX #6647 before leaving roster and going to Progress Rail. Train #208 was the daily Montgomery (AL) to Atlanta train that worked intermediate yards along its run. It is slowing to a stop to make a set-off and pick-up and the crew is looking over the yard tracks (including the Chattahoochee Valley yard and interchange tracks)
Photo Date:  9/10/1978  Upload Date: 7/24/2011 1:12:56 PM
Location:  West Point, GA
Author:  Bernie Feltman
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  AWP 727(GP40) GA 1034(GP7) WRA 522(GP7) GA 1023(GP7)
Views:  3027   Comments: 12
Seaboard Coast Line GP40-2 #1649 leading Western Railway of Alabama train #215, a run-thru from the SCL at Hamlet, NC to New Orleans via the L&N,
Title:  Seaboard Coast Line GP40-2 #1649 leading Western Railway of Alabama train #215, a run-thru from the SCL at Hamlet, NC to New Orleans via the L&N,
Description:  Seaboard Coast Line GP40-2 #1649, built April 1972 on order #7361, later became Seaboard System #6359, then CSX #6359.
Photo Date:  2/19/1979  Upload Date: 8/7/2009 8:17:32 PM
Location:  Loachapoka, AL
Author:  Bernie Feltman
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  SCL 1649(GP40-2)
Views:  1325   Comments: 6
Louisville & Nashville U23B #2820 leads SCL/L&N run-thru train #215 (Hamlet, NC - New Orleans, LA)
Title:  Louisville & Nashville U23B #2820 leads SCL/L&N run-thru train #215 (Hamlet, NC - New Orleans, LA)
Description:  Louisville & Nashville U23B was built March 1975 and later became CSX #3320
Photo Date:  2/21/1979  Upload Date: 8/21/2011 6:38:01 PM
Location:  Auburn, AL
Author:  Bernie Feltman
Categories:  Scenic,Action
Locomotives:  LN 2820(U23B) LN 1067(GP30) SCL 1605(GP40) LN 3011(GP40) SCL 1551(GP40)
Views:  1155   Comments: 8
Louisville & Nashville GP30 #1069, leading Western Railway of Alabama train Extra L&N 1069 East, passing Southern Railway caboose X396 at night fall
Title:  Louisville & Nashville GP30 #1069, leading Western Railway of Alabama train Extra L&N 1069 East, passing Southern Railway caboose X396 at night fall
Description:  Louisville & Nashville GP30 #1069 was built January 1963 as Atlantic Coast Line #908, then became Seaboard Coast Line #1308 before going to Louisville & Nashville. Unit was later used as trade-in to General Electric
Photo Date:  3/7/1979  Upload Date: 7/31/2009 11:17:25 AM
Location:  Opelika, AL
Author:  Bernie Feltman
Categories:  Scenic,Night,Action
Locomotives:  LN 1069(GP30)
Views:  902   Comments: 4
Seaboard Coast Line U36B #1782, with train WofA 212, in the siding
Title:  Seaboard Coast Line U36B #1782, with train WofA 212, in the siding
Description:  A three way meet is taking place in this photo as WofA train #213 has just passed and the Opelika to Montgomery local is pulling out behind #213 in the background. At this time, the interlocking had not been installed and the brakeman has walked up to the Southern Railway crossing to place lit fusees on both sides of the track.
Photo Date:  6/7/1979  Upload Date: 7/31/2009 12:02:33 PM
Location:  Opelika, AL
Author:  Bernie Feltman
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  SCL 1782(U36B)
Views:  504   Comments: 1
Standard practice for Georgia Railroad's Hulsey Yard (Atlanta) and Chester Yard (Montgomery) was to clean out the yard and add to the run-thru trains it handled for L&N/SCL, as the two Georgia Railroad geeps in the consist have been added to handle the ex
Title:  Standard practice for Georgia Railroad's Hulsey Yard (Atlanta) and Chester Yard (Montgomery) was to clean out the yard and add to the run-thru trains it handled for L&N/SCL, as the two Georgia Railroad geeps in the consist have been added to handle the ex
Description:  L&N SD40 #1256, built May 1971, later became SBD/CSX #8331
Photo Date:  7/12/1979  Upload Date: 1/14/2012 10:38:57 AM
Location:  Loachapoka, AL
Author:  Bernie Feltman
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  LN 1256(SD40) SP 8549(SD40T-2)
Views:  1590   Comments: 10
Seaboard Air Line caboose #5745 brings up the rear of train #215
Title:  Seaboard Air Line caboose #5745 brings up the rear of train #215
Description:  Western Railway of Alabama train #215 was received from the Seaboard Coast Line in Atlanta and forwarded to the Louisville & Nashville in Montgomery. Traffic on the train ran from yards in Hamlet, NC to interchange partners in New Orleans, LA
Photo Date:  2/1/1980  Upload Date: 8/21/2011 6:36:17 PM
Location:  Loachapoka, AL
Author:  Bernie Feltman
Categories:  Scenic,Action
Locomotives: 
Views:  420   Comments: 4
Seaboard Coast Line GP38-2 #541 westbound with train 215's extra on the Western Railway of Alabama
Title:  Seaboard Coast Line GP38-2 #541 westbound with train 215's extra on the Western Railway of Alabama
Description:  SCL GP38-2 # 541 became SBD 541, then SBD/CSX 2541
Photo Date:  2/1/1980  Upload Date: 8/2/2009 7:18:57 PM
Location:  Loachapoka, AL
Author:  Bernie Feltman
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  SCL 541(GP38-2) SCL 1588(GP40)
Views:  626   Comments: 3
Sperry Rail Service #132 working westbound on the Western Railway of Alabama towards Montgomery (AL).  The hotbox detector numeric display is showing "000" indicating no defects on extra SRS #132 West
Title:  Sperry Rail Service #132 working westbound on the Western Railway of Alabama towards Montgomery (AL). The hotbox detector numeric display is showing "000" indicating no defects on extra SRS #132 West
Description:  Sperry Rail Service Test Car #132 was built in 1925 (by St. Louis Car Company) as Seaboard Air Line "Doodlebug" #2003. Sperry acquired the car from Seaboard Air Line in January 1942. #132 is 59' 7" in length, 13' high and 10' 4" wide with a weight of 142,000 pounds
Photo Date:  2/3/1980  Upload Date: 7/28/2009 12:51:24 PM
Location:  Auburn, AL
Author:  Bernie Feltman
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  SRS 132(Doodlebug)
Views:  1247   Comments: 10
Seaboard Coast Line B30-7 #5504, leading Hamlet, NC to New Orleans, LA Western Railway of Alabama train #215
Title:  Seaboard Coast Line B30-7 #5504, leading Hamlet, NC to New Orleans, LA Western Railway of Alabama train #215
Description:  Seaboard Coast Line B30-7 #5504 was built March 1980 and later became Seaboard System #5504 and later CSX #5504
Photo Date:  5/21/1980  Upload Date: 1/18/2010 3:54:59 AM
Location:  Loachapoka, AL
Author:  Bernie Feltman
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  SCL 5504(B30-7)
Views:  571   Comments: 4
Georgia Railroad GP38-2 #6010, passing the old Western Railway of Alabma depot.  The rear of GA 6010 is where the Armstrong mechanism was installed under the main line and former siding for a train order signal whose mast stood above the horns of the lead
Title:  Georgia Railroad GP38-2 #6010, passing the old Western Railway of Alabma depot. The rear of GA 6010 is where the Armstrong mechanism was installed under the main line and former siding for a train order signal whose mast stood above the horns of the lead
Description:  GA GP38-2 #6010 was built April 1979, later became SBD 6010, then re# CSX 2661
Photo Date:  5/25/1980  Upload Date: 1/17/2010 2:32:17 AM
Location:  Auburn, AL
Author:  Bernie Feltman
Categories: 
Locomotives:  GA 6010(GP38-2)
Views:  796   Comments: 5
A pair of Caterpillar D7's, one with a blade and the other a "sidewinder", work to clean up the derailment of a Port of Mobile bound L&N unit coal train
Title:  A pair of Caterpillar D7's, one with a blade and the other a "sidewinder", work to clean up the derailment of a Port of Mobile bound L&N unit coal train
Description:  The bulldozers, for the moment, have been moved aside to let a work train dump ballast around the newly installed panel track.
Photo Date:  5/25/1980  Upload Date: 8/11/2011 2:31:56 PM
Location:  Milstead, AL
Author:  Bernie Feltman
Categories:  RollingStock,Wreck
Locomotives: 
Views:  615   Comments: 4
Western Railway of Alabama GP38-2 #6045, serving as power for the Montgomery to Notasulga turn, running around its train
Title:  Western Railway of Alabama GP38-2 #6045, serving as power for the Montgomery to Notasulga turn, running around its train
Description:  W of A GP38-2 #6045, built August 1979 as Clinchfield Railroad #6045, later became Seaboard System #6045, then re# CSX 2696
Photo Date:  5/25/1980  Upload Date: 1/13/2010 2:13:42 AM
Location:  Chehaw, AL
Author:  Bernie Feltman
Categories: 
Locomotives:  WRA 6045(GP38-2)
Views:  749   Comments: 0
Atlanta & West Point GP38-2 #6007, leading Western Railway of Alabama daily eastbound #208, a Montgomery Chester Yard to Atlanta Hulsey Yard 105 car freight
Title:  Atlanta & West Point GP38-2 #6007, leading Western Railway of Alabama daily eastbound #208, a Montgomery Chester Yard to Atlanta Hulsey Yard 105 car freight
Description:  Atlanta & West Point GP38-2 #6007 was built April 1979, later became Seaboard System #6007, and finally CSX #2658
Photo Date:  5/26/1980  Upload Date: 1/18/2010 2:20:50 PM
Location:  Loachapoka, AL
Author:  Bernie Feltman
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  AWP 6007(GP38-2) GA 6010(GP38-2)
Views:  1426   Comments: 10
Western Railway of Alabama caboose #150
Title:  Western Railway of Alabama caboose #150
Description:  To celebrate the nation's centennial, the Western Railway of Alabama shop forces repainted #150 into this special scheme.
Photo Date:  5/26/1980  Upload Date: 7/28/2009 9:50:09 PM
Location:  Loachapoka, AL
Author:  Bernie Feltman
Categories:  RollingStock,Action
Locomotives: 
Views:  1049   Comments: 9
Georgia Railroad GP38-2 #6051, sublettered in honor of Franklin M. Garrett, leading Atlanta & West Point train #210 and preparing to depart after picking up and setting off in track just to right of consist,
Title:  Georgia Railroad GP38-2 #6051, sublettered in honor of Franklin M. Garrett, leading Atlanta & West Point train #210 and preparing to depart after picking up and setting off in track just to right of consist,
Description:  Georgia Railroad GP38-2 #6051 was built March 1980, later became Seaboard System #6051, and finally CSX #2702
Photo Date:  6/1/1980  Upload Date: 1/24/2010 12:31:08 AM
Location:  West Point, GA
Author:  Bernie Feltman
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  GA 6051(GP38-2) WRA 6046(GP38-2) GA 1032(GP7) GA 1021(GP7) WRA 704(GP40)
Views:  1713   Comments: 3
Western Railway of Alabama GP40 #704 brings up the rear of train #208's Atlanta bound consist ( with GP38-2s GA 6051, WRA 6046, GP7's GA 1032 & GA 1021) past the depot
Title:  Western Railway of Alabama GP40 #704 brings up the rear of train #208's Atlanta bound consist ( with GP38-2s GA 6051, WRA 6046, GP7's GA 1032 & GA 1021) past the depot
Description:  Western Railway of Alabama GP40 #704 was built February 1969 and later became CSX 6793. Unit left roster and became Indiana & Ohio (IORY) #6793, then IORY #4036
Photo Date:  6/1/1980  Upload Date: 7/28/2009 12:38:37 PM
Location:  West Point, GA
Author:  Bernie Feltman
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  WRA 704(GP40) GA 6051(GP38-2) WRA 6046(GP38-2) GA 1032(GP7) GA 1021(GP7)
Views:  2258   Comments: 7
Atlanta & West Point GP40 #726, with Montgomery (AL) bound train 213's power, backing thru Howell Junction
Title:  Atlanta & West Point GP40 #726, with Montgomery (AL) bound train 213's power, backing thru Howell Junction
Description:  Atlanta & West Point GP40 #726 was built May 1967 and later became Seaboard System #6646, then CSX 6646
Photo Date:  9/7/1981  Upload Date: 7/19/2009 11:33:02 AM
Location:  Atlanta, GA
Author:  Bernie Feltman
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  AWP 726(GP40)
Views:  993   Comments: 5
Atlanta & West Point caboose #560, with red flags flapping in the flag brackets,
Title:  Atlanta & West Point caboose #560, with red flags flapping in the flag brackets,
Description:  Bringing up the rear of Western Railway of Alabama train #211, the caboose has just cleared the interlocking at Opelika
Photo Date:  11/15/1981  Upload Date: 7/27/2009 7:36:43 PM
Location:  Opelika, AL
Author:  Bernie Feltman
Categories:  Roster,RollingStock,Action
Locomotives: 
Views:  779   Comments: 6
Western Railway of Alabama GP40 #701 leads train #211 past the old coal tower and over the Southern Railway crossing
Title:  Western Railway of Alabama GP40 #701 leads train #211 past the old coal tower and over the Southern Railway crossing
Description:  Western Railway of Alabama GP40 #701 became Seaboard System #6790, then CSX 6790. After leaving roster, unit then became Vermont Railroad (VTR) #301
Photo Date:  11/15/1981  Upload Date: 7/19/2009 12:25:25 PM
Location:  Opelika, AL
Author:  Bernie Feltman
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  WRA 701(GP40)
Views:  1572   Comments: 13
Western Railway of Alabama train Extra L&N 4036 west passing thru the interlocking, in the snow, by the coal chute, with icicles on the SCL caboose,
Title:  Western Railway of Alabama train Extra L&N 4036 west passing thru the interlocking, in the snow, by the coal chute, with icicles on the SCL caboose,
Description: 
Photo Date:  1/14/1982  Upload Date: 7/7/2009 11:37:44 PM
Location:  Opelika, AL
Author:  Bernie Feltman
Categories:  Roster,RollingStock,Winter,Action
Locomotives: 
Views:  895   Comments: 11
Seaboard Coast Line GP40 #1596
Title:  Seaboard Coast Line GP40 #1596
Description:  Seaboard Coast Line GP40 #1596 was built May 1970 on order #7229 and later became Seaboard System/CSX #6751. Unit left roster and was rebuilt to GP40M-2 and became Southern Pacific #7121, then Union Pacific #1499
Photo Date:  3/6/1983  Upload Date: 8/8/2009 12:10:00 PM
Location:  LaGrange, GA
Author:  Bernie Feltman
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  SCL 1596(GP40)
Views:  674   Comments: 10


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