In the early morning sunlight, the northbound deadhead run of the 75th Annual Santa Train rolls through the community of Fort Blackmore along the former Clinchfield Railroad main line. The deadhea... (more)
Hundreds of children and adults alike gather around the CRR 800 as it creeps through Ft. Blackmore as the only Christmas that some children will is on the rear of the train.
Beautiful bright sun and grass that is very green sets the scene for Clinchfield Railroad 3632 (SD45) leading the deadhead move of CSX The Santa Train on November 17, 2017. The Fort Blackmore Barn... (more)
As the morning sun starts to burn off the thick fog, Clinchfield 3632 Extra North prepares to come to a stop in Fort Blackmore, Virginia for a planned photo stop. Special thanks to all at SARM for... (more)
Northbound coke empty W222 passes through the farmland in the valley just past Fort Blackmore
Norfolk Southern AC44C6M 4001 leads 744 south near Fork Blackmore, VA.
The 74th annual Santa Train pulls into Fort Blackmore for its stops, as a crowd that is smaller than usual awaits Santa and the gifts that will be thrown off.
Framed by the Clinchfield Intermediate Signals, a southbound loaded coal train for Duke Power pops around the curve at Fort Blackmore, Virginia bound for Frisco and points eastward.
In what has been a well known scene for several years of Santa Trains, former L&N SD40-2 8033 cuts through the crowd at Fort Blackmore on the former Clinchfield main line.
A decent crowd has gathered to greet the man in the red suit and his train at Fort Blackmore as the 73rd running of this Appalachian tradition pulls ahead to distribute gifts.
Winding along the former Clinchfield, a pair of CSX GE's lead U355-18 around "69" curve just a few miles out of Fort Blackmore, Vriginia.
Surrounded by a sea of eager people waiting to see Santa, the 72nd Annual Santa Clause Special comes down into Fort Blackmore, Virginia led by a Huntington Rebuild.
The 72nd running of the CSX (Clinchfield) Santa Train parallels Highway 72 and the Clinch River as it rolls into Fort Blackmore on its yearly trek from Shelby, KY to Kingsport, TN.
CSXT 4043 brings the 71st Annual Santa Train into Fort Blackmore, VA under the protection of one of the many safety crews.
Passing through the open fields and rolling hills of Scott County, the 71st running of the Clinchfield Santa Train glides across the former Clinchfield mainline near Fort Blackmore.