On the night before Presidents' Day, a quick snowstorm blows in, creating near whiteout conditions, along with an opportunity I couldn't pass up, and that was getting 214 pulling into Pomona with ... (more)
The 1218-611 doubleheader cools its heels with the 1989 inbound NRHS Convention Special before commencing the last lap into Salisbury, NC. The people alongside give some scale to the gargantuan b... (more)
Norfolk and Western Class J #611 thunder through the small town of Brown's Summit, NC on her way to Lynchburg, VA. The white steam exhaust illustrates how this cold clear morning provided excellen... (more)
As darkness falls over the City of Greensboro, the Norfolk & Western J Class 611 returns to the Greensboro Amtrak Station after the first day of the "Roanoker" excursion.
N&W 611 is tied down on the Lindley Pass Track at Pomona yard. The engine is Hot n Ready for weekend excursions. She'll be pulling 'The Roanoker' round trip from Greensboro to Roanoke and back S... (more)
Paying a little homage to Mr. O. Winston Link...
NW 611 simmers in the yard at Greensboro, NC awaiting Saturday's trips.
Thanks to Joe Gonzalez for the lighting. View more Railroad: Norfolk SouthernLocomotive: Steam 4-8-4Location: Greensboro, North Carolina, USALocomotive #: NW 611Train ID: UnknownPhoto Date: April 22, 2016
All set up and ready to roll north from Pomona.
As the day starts off, the sun starts to rise above the horizon, over Pomona Yard as NS 18M sits tied down on main one as 211 pulls in behind him in Old Yard 1.
Running nearly two hours behind schedule the 611 led "Virginian" screams through the signals at "Cox" on it's return trip to Spencer. I'm sure the passengers are growing weary... (more)
611 heads north past the Greensboro Amtrak station.
Southbound 211 creeps to a stop under a bitter cold sunrise as 50E clears the tower at Pomona eastbound.
Running late, and the heavy amounts of snow hampering his progress, 214 arrives at Pomona as the headlights pierce through the snow on this cold February night.
RNCX 1893 "City of Burlington" leads Amtrak 75 west from the Greensboro Transit Authority Station after a quick stop.