TAG 80 makes its firs run off of museum property since being restored by TVRM. Train is en-route to Chickamauga GA and will return several hours later.
The Rockwood turn returns westbound up the former Tennessee Central mainline, crossing the last high wooden trestle before Crab Orchard.
A southbound with its Dash 9 leader crosses the Tennessee River as it arrives in Chattanooga.
TAG 80 on the point of the TVRM Chickamauga Turn.
SD70ACe BNSF 9380 brings up the rear of loaded coal train NS 734-18, running over CSX trackage rights as Z60119. It is passing an empty counterpart, NS 735-18 running as CSX Z70319, which is wait... (more)
CSX J29719, aka Cowan Helper #1, passes the Museum Station as it heads back to the helper pocket after shoving coal train N30314 up the ~2% grade up the North side of the Cumberland Escarpment.
A final look at ex; Norfolk Southern Corp 5000 in it's thoroughbred paint scheme. In time this GP38-2 will be painted back in it famous Southern Railway Tuxedo Black Paint scheme. SOU 5000 is own ... (more)
TVRM's recently restored TAG GP38 leads a Missionary Ridge Local excursion away from Grand Junction station, as NC&StL GP7 710 reposes on the yard lead in the background. The 710 had been used on ... (more)
As the rain comes down Tennessee Southern train 101 heads for Mt. Pleasant.
The Big Six
At the end of it's long journey up the CSX Western & Atlantic Sub (WA) the storage train CSX W105-16 is heading up the old main track on the starting point of the CSX ... (more)
The "Chaska Hill Helper" uses Helper Link to cut away from coal train T700003 on the fly. In short order, C212 will receive a clear signal to drift back down Duff Mountain to their base... (more)
A CSX caboose painted in an Operation Lifesaver scheme and with plated over windows rests at the south end of Carter Yard along Lincoln St. in Kingsport, TN. The caboose is used as a shoving plat... (more)
Norfolk Southern Corp "moves America" westbound across the Holston River through the community of Bluff City, Tennessee.