Many are gathered to photograph the 75th annual Santa Train with fully restored Clinchfield 800 passing Union Baptist Church in peaceful Dante, VA.
A very special memory. Upon the completion of the 75th Anniversary running of the CSX/Clinchfield Santa Train, the equipment returned immediately to Jacksonville, Florida. But a very special stop ... (more)
The crowds came out all over for the run of the 75th Anniversary of The Santa Train! In St. Paul, Virginia on the afternoon of November 18, 2017, people flocked from all over to see Ricky Skaggs a... (more)
Credit where credit is due. Employees CSX, members of the Southern Appalachia Railway Museum and associates posed in front of Clinchfield 800 (F3A) at the end of the day on November 18, 2017. Afte... (more)
Anatomy of a night photo session: Control the train, control the crowd, control the lighting, control the scene...but ya can't control the weather! Clear plastic bags had to be used to protect the... (more)
Down low. Recently restored Clinchfield Railroad 800 (F3) sits in Shelbiana, KY on November 17, 2017 before the running of The Santa Train by CSX for the 75th Anniversary. Thanks goes out to the S... (more)
The 75th Annual Santa Train passes Caney on the Clinchfield as we got a break in the clouds for some very nice light on the CRR 800.
CRR 800 (EMD F3) leads CSX P901 through Dungannon, Virginia
Lead by a classic Clinchfield F3A the tradition of the Santa Train continues as it heads south for Kingsport Tennessee.
A Clinchfield duo leads the Santa Train south as it departs Clinchco.
As they creep over the bridge in preparation for their stop at Toms Bottom, Clinchfield 800 leads the Santa Train over the Russel Fork.
Slowed down to a crawl crossing the "World Famous Copper Creek Viaduct", Engineer Tony King puts on a show!