The 2001 Santa Train is nearly finished loading 15 tons of toys, candy and gifts at Kingsport. The 13-car train will deadhead to Shelby, KY in about an hour, and return tomorrow with Santa.
Southern 4501 was deadheading from Chattanooga to Kingsport, TN in late April 29, 1993 (steam only, with a few freight cars and a caboose) when it was nailed by three trains just west of Morristow... (more)
Just after daybreak, Southern 630 has backed down to Grand Junction to pick up her train for the day's run to Summerville, Ga and return. It's a beautiful fall day and the excited passengers will ... (more)
Southern 630 crosses the Tennessee River bridge outside of Chattanooga, TN
Southern 630 heading south towards Chattanooga through Pemberton, TN while a group of railfans gather trackside
CSX #3044 leads this southbound coal train of the classic Holston River Bridge in Kingsport, TN.
Fireman George Hatcher is throwing the bituminous into the firebox of Clinchfield's "One Spot" on the last downgrade into Erwin. From here on in, however, it's all downhill. This was an all-day st... (more)
Southern 630 navigates TVRM trackage on the way to the mainline in Chattanooga, TN
UP #2002 leading CSX train G411-05 Heads North to Nashville in the pouring down rain, G411 is going to Lafayette, IN
Southern 630 enters the mainline near the South end of Debutts yard in Chattanooga, TN on it's excursion to Attalla, AL
Southern 630 negotiating TVRM trackage between the Museum and the Southern main near Debutts Yard.
Ex-Washington & Lincolnton #203 backs across Three Rivers Trestle after sunset, running solo behind the return trip to Knoxville (powered by Chattanooga Traction Co. #4).
The Three Rivers Rambler's 1pm excursion crosses the Three Rivers Trestle. The Holston river runs under the bridge, converging with the French Broad River (flowing from the right) to form the Tenn... (more)
Black with the original headlight I noticed. The gray is trying to get out as the black flakes off. Note the added vents on the hood ala ATSF and no MU.
Westbound general freight 37Q rolls around a curve near milepost 45 on the "A Line" between Limestone and Chucky, TN. The point unit is obviously an ex-Conrail GE.