Southbound grain loads bound for Loudon, TN tied down at Baxter Ave waiting for a new crew to complete the journey. The now-empty marker light locations on the nose can leave little doubt that th... (more)
The Rambler passes by the cemetery in Marbledale, final resting place of Revolutionary War veterans. Although no longer standing (the 1903 building burned in 1981), the Lebanon Presbyterian Church... (more)
A morning Christmas run of the popular Three Rivers Rambler stomps upgrade under the Riverside Drive bridge near the end of the line. The train stopped for about 15 minutes just beyond the curve t... (more)
Southern Railway #154 heads off to be stored for the night in the Marbledale area (downtown Knoxville is not a fan of coal smoke!) while a glorious sunset lights up the sky.
Southern Railway #154 poses atop Three Rivers Trestle against a glorious sunset at the conclusion of its 2014 operating season. Many thanks to the Rambler crew for their assistance in getting this... (more)
Gulf & Ohio's beautifully-restored Southern 154 arrives at the Three Rivers Rambler's new depot near downtown Knoxville, TN. The depot was constructed as part of a deal between the railroad and t... (more)
The CSX Knoxville Local drifts south through I.C. King on their way towards the Maryville Branch. C740 works the Aluminum Company of America (ALCOA) twice a week, and today they have a sizable cu... (more)
Canadian power departs the west Knoxville yard as it crosses the Tennessee river in route to Etowah for a crew change.
As the last of the morning fog burns off NS #2629 leads eastbound train 179 over the calm waters of the Holston River at Strawberry Plains, TN on this cool August morning.
CSXT Q540 heads north after picking up its daily set of cars in Knoxville.
Today's 162 makes its way east lead by the NS 9297 with an interesting exhaust stack. Seen here it is nearing Willoughby where it will cross the CSX mainline and soon enter City Yard only a few mi... (more)
T69 heads west on this beautiful spring afternoon.
Union Pacific #8792 leads Kansas City bound manifest #112 through the curve at West Sevier to begin its run across the K&O to Harriman.