UP 5458 leads NS mixed freight 35Q thru Ruffin, NC
NS 18M rolls southbound through the farmland in Ruffin in beautiful evening sunlight with a classic Canadian National SD60 on the point.
The "Virginian" excursion steams north past a silo in the rural community of Ruffin on the trek to Lynchburg.
N&W J Class 4-8-4 611 passing an old grain silo in Ruffin, NC
N&W J Class 4-8-4 611 passing through Ruffin, NC on it's way to Lynchburg
It is late in the day on the last day of January. Haze has been building throughout the unusually warm day, and the sun is starting to set near the state line between Virginia and North Carolina a... (more)
N&W Class J 4-8-4 611 on a ferry move from the Virginia Museum of Transportation in Roanoke VA to the North Carolina Transportation Museum in Spencer NC. The CSX Dash 8 had a experienced a tractio... (more)
On a picture perfect morning, Norfolk & Western No. 611 leads the Roanoker excursion through a series of curves at Ruffin, North Carolina as it makes its way toward Danville with a parade of cars ... (more)
The Queen Of Steam N&W 611 puts on quite a show as they steam south passing the 252 Milepost south of Ruffin, NC in the last bit of the golden evening sunlight on their trip back to the NCTM.
"The Roanoker" races through Ruffin NC with 611 in the lead.
Some railfans pace and others are on the ground to capture pictures of the Queen of Steam, the N&W 611, as it passes through Ruffin, NC.
N&W Class J #611 roars up the grade as the sunlight fades away for the day.
Operating as NC symbol 957, Norfolk & Western Class J 4-8-4 #611 begins its trip home from Spencer, North Carolina to Roanoke, Virginia. The train is seen racing through Ruffin, NC.
Norfolk & Western No. 611 passes a crowd of curious locals, photographers, and train chasers on her way from Spencer, NC to Lynchburg, VA.