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The Southern
Selected photos of locomotives and rolling stock in the Southern's livery as well as other assets once belonging to or used by the Southern.
Photo Album By: Tracey Green
 
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Photo ID: 485587

Southern E8A 6900, NS F7A 4270 and N&W 611 during the "Parade of Power" at the Spencer Streamliner event

Railroad: Southern Railway
Locomotive: EMD E8(A)
Location: Spencer, North Carolina, USA
Locomotive #: SOU 6900
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: May 31, 2014


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By: Troy Nolen

Added: Jun 13, 2014

Views: 2,238
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Favorited: 14

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Photo ID: 485129

Few pre-merger railroads in this country could field a passenger train as classy as Southern Railway. Although this is an early NS-era scene, and the cars are now red, three glorious green and gol... (more)

Railroad: Southern Railway
Locomotive: EMD FP7
Location: Irondale, Virginia, USA
Locomotive #: SOU 3497
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: June 27, 1984


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By: Ron Flanary

Added: Jun 09, 2014

Views: 2,672
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Favorited: 24
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Photo ID: 484794

Southern E8A 6900 sits with Erie E8A 833, UP E9A 949 and Iowa Pacific E8A 511 in the yard in Spencer, NC

Railroad: Southern Railway
Locomotive: EMD E8(A)
Location: Spencer, North Carolina, USA
Locomotive #: SOU 6900
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: May 31, 2014


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By: Troy Nolen

Added: Jun 08, 2014

Views: 2,196
Comments: 2

Favorited: 10

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Photo ID: 480118

The engineer heats up a few brake shoes as he brings the southbound Southern Crescent to a stop in Tuscaloosa.

Railroad: Southern Railway
Locomotive: EMD E8(A)
Location: Tuscaloosa, Alabama, USA
Locomotive #: SOU 6907
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: April, 1975


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By: David Harris

Added: May 03, 2014

Views: 4,927
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Favorited: 27

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Photo ID: 478615

There are those events to which we can look back and say "I'm glad I was there". This was such an event. "We don't need no stinking diesels!" Up the steepest mainline grade... (more)

Railroad: Southern Railway
Locomotive: Steam 2-8-2
Location: Saluda, North Carolina, USA
Locomotive #: SOU 4501
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: August, 1972


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By: Sid Vaught

Added: Apr 20, 2014

Views: 6,083
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Favorited: 35


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Photo ID: 476855

While preparing to move NCTM's Southern GP30 from a roundhouse track to the turntable, the engineer starts up the EMD, shooting a could of smoke into the sky. Far above is a crescent moon, which i... (more)

Railroad: Southern Railway
Locomotive: EMD GP30
Location: Spencer, North Carolina, USA
Locomotive #: SOU 2601
Train ID: None
Photo Date: April 05, 2014


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By: Chip Allen

Added: Apr 07, 2014

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Favorited: 18

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Photo ID: 476086

Southern 4501 highballs Columbia for the NRHS Convention in Charleston. The old Union Station, now a restaurant, is seen in the distance. The wye tracks the train is riding over have been pulled... (more)

Railroad: Southern Railway
Locomotive: Steam 2-8-2
Location: Columbia, South Carolina, USA
Locomotive #: SOU 4501
Train ID: Carolina Special
Photo Date: September 04, 1970


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By: John Dziobko www.godfatherrails.com

Added: Apr 01, 2014

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Favorited: 15

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Photo ID: 476085

As Southern 4501 gets coaled out of view left, Alco S2 #2229 pulls away from the scene. The activity happens near the old Union Station, adjacent to the University of South Carolina campus.

Railroad: Southern Railway
Locomotive: Alco S2
Location: Columbia, South Carolina, USA
Locomotive #: SOU 2229
Train ID: local switcher
Photo Date: September 04, 1970


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By: John Dziobko www.godfatherrails.com

Added: Apr 01, 2014

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Favorited: 12

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Photo ID: 475975

SOU 4501 takes coal while stopped in front of the old Union Station. The train is enroute to the 1970 NRHS Convention in Charleston. Today this building is a California Dreaming restaurant, situ... (more)

Railroad: Southern Railway
Locomotive: Steam 2-8-2
Location: Columbia, South Carolina, USA
Locomotive #: SOU 4501
Train ID: Carolina Special
Photo Date: September 04, 1970


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By: John Dziobko www.godfatherrails.com

Added: Mar 31, 2014

Views: 2,641
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Favorited: 18

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Photo ID: 474899

You had to be a die-hard Southern Railway fan to really appreciate the carrier's SD40-2 locomotives. This EMD model--of which nearly 4000 were built--was easily the most popular in the company's c... (more)

Railroad: Southern Railway
Locomotive: EMD SD40-2
Location: Andover, Virginia, USA
Locomotive #: SOU 3206
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: August, 1973


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By: Ron Flanary

Added: Mar 23, 2014

Views: 2,118
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Favorited: 10


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Photo ID: 473501

Southern 4501 trails the 722 on this run of the Carolina Special as part of the 1970 NRHS Convention, held in Charleston celebrating 140 years of railroading there. The train is about to duck und... (more)

Railroad: Southern Railway
Locomotive: Steam 2-8-2
Location: Kress, South Carolina, USA
Locomotive #: SOU 4501
Train ID: Carolina Special
Photo Date: September 06, 1970


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By: John Dziobko www.godfatherrails.com

Added: Mar 13, 2014

Views: 2,718
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Favorited: 20

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Photo ID: 473499

Another chase shot is made of the doubleheaded Carolina Special, led by Southern steam engines 722 & 4501, running a Charleston-Savannah excursion via the SCL mainline. The train is about to duc... (more)

Railroad: Southern Railway
Locomotive: Steam 2-8-0
Location: Kress, South Carolina, USA
Locomotive #: SOU 722
Train ID: Carolina Special
Photo Date: September 06, 1970


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By: John Dziobko www.godfatherrails.com

Added: Mar 13, 2014

Views: 2,125
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Favorited: 16

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Photo ID: 473400

The Carolina Special passes over the SCL raceway, enroute to Savannah from Charleston. Powered by doubleheaded steam courtesy of Southern #'s 722 & 4501, fans on the back porch enjoy the ride. Ch... (more)

Railroad: Southern Railway
Locomotive: Steam 2-8-0
Location: Green Pond, South Carolina, USA
Locomotive #: SOU 722
Train ID: Carolina Special
Photo Date: September 06, 1970


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By: John Dziobko www.godfatherrails.com

Added: Mar 12, 2014

Views: 2,009
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Favorited: 12

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Photo ID: 473399

Doubleheaded with 4501, the Southern 722 powers the southbound leg of the Carolina Special over the SCL approaching Green Pond. The train will turn at Savannah and return to Charleston, site of t... (more)

Railroad: Southern Railway
Locomotive: Steam 2-8-0
Location: Green Pond, South Carolina, USA
Locomotive #: SOU 722
Train ID: Carolina Special
Photo Date: September 06, 1970


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By: John Dziobko www.godfatherrails.com

Added: Mar 12, 2014

Views: 2,263
Comments: 1

Favorited: 22

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Photo ID: 468885

Photographer- Unknown at this time- possibly R. Hartman. Original 35mm Kodachrome slide Purchased from R. Palmer. Here we find the last Southern Rwy Ps-4 sans tender in Alexandria, VA after ... (more)

Railroad: Southern Railway
Locomotive: Steam 4-6-2
Location: Alexandria, Virginia, USA
Locomotive #: 1401
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: October, 1961


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By: Jeff Lisowski

Added: Feb 04, 2014

Views: 10,127
Comments: 4

Favorited: 39

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