It’s 9:40 AM and our charter train is ready for boarding on the riverfront. The rare unit, lettered ”Three Rivers Ramler” is enough to keep us interested, however there will be others. After tha... (more)
A very rare bird EMD: Clinchfield Coal (no affiliation with the railroad) number 100 was purchased the switch cars at the company's Moss 3 prep plant. Only 15 of the 600 horsepower switchers were... (more)
On a gloomy new years day one of the two SW600's built for the Chicago & NorthWestern switches the paper mill in Rothschild WI. The Packers helmet fits well with the NorthWestern's paint scheme.
Golden summer evening light reflects upon the bulk storage tanks at Holston Gases' terminal, located along the banks of the Tennessee River, and the Three River's Rambler Railroad tuxedo-painted S... (more)
One of fifteen EMD SW600's that were ever built shoves loaded aluminum hoppers up to the dumper at Xcel Energy's Valmont Power Plant in Boulder on October 06, 2013. These locomotives were built by... (more)
Weyerhaeuser #1 switches the CN interchange track in Rothschild before going back inside the mill to work the plant.
A rare Public Service Company of Colorado EMD SW600 #23-3 shoves loaded coal cars up a small hill to the unloader at Xcel Energy's Valmont Power Plant in Boulder, CO.
This September 1969 view finds Clinchfield Coal SW600 #100 working the Clinchfield Coal prep plant at Carbo, VA.
Big West Oil switch engine pulls south across the Center Street crossing on the former D&RGW stockyard lead. The little EMD switch engine was built in 1962 originally for Arizona Public Service. ... (more)
KNOXVILLE, TN ON 08/26/07. 3 RIVERS RAMBLER RAILFAN DAY ON THE KNOXVILLE AND HOLSTON RIVER RR.
RARE SW-600 LEADS A PHOTO RUNBY OF THE MORNING TRAIN WHICH WENT EAST OFF THE USUAL ROUTE.
The last Three Rivers Rambler of the day heads back towards Knoxville
This rare SW600 is assigned to KXHR's Three Rivers Rambler excursion operation. It sure looks sharp in its Southern-inspired livery.
Knoxville & Holston River SW600 #9 is dedicated to Gulf & Ohio's Three Rivers Rambler excursion train and is seen here at Marbledale running around its train for the trip back to Knoxville. The 3R... (more)