At 89 Years Old, She Still Looks Like She Just Rolled Out of Baldwin. Easing her way up Amtrak's 8th Street Coach Yard, Santa Fe 3751 passes by the passenger rail company's service and in... (more)
N&W 611 is southbound crossing the bridge over the Dan River, approaching the former Southern Railway Danville Station to drop off the VA EMTs, and picking up the NC EMTs before continuing to Gree... (more)
N&W 611 has just returned on the former Southern Railway's Crescent Route from Roanoke, VA with “The Roanoker,” southbound to Greensboro, NC over the Sycamore Creek Trestle.
In a scene that looks like it is 1950, SP 4449 sits on track 5 at the Los Angeles Union Stations with a solid set of SP Daylight passenger cars. The train has just arrived after going over Tehach... (more)
N&W 611 has cleared the signal bridge, transferring from the Southern Railway's Crescent Route onto the former Virginian in Hurt, VA, on its way to Roanoke, VA with “The Roanoker.”
SP 4449 and UP 8444 are racing each other up Cajon Pass at Tunnel #2. The SP 4449 would stop just around the curve due to an overheated bearing, ending what was one of the best races up Cajon Pas... (more)
OH BOTH! That is what people were yelling as both SP 4449 and UP 8444 showed up at the same time at Tunnel #1 on Cajon Pass. We could see the smoke plume from SP 4449 as it came around the corner... (more)
"Queen of Steam, Sky High"
N&W 611 leads NS train 958 in the quiet, early morning hours out of Lynchburg across Beaver Creek Trestle.
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"East Washington Street"
N&W 611 is greated with big, blue, sky after a brief rain leaving downtown Petersburg on return trip to Lynchburg, Va. Seen crossing E. Washington Street... (more)
N&W 611 trots past old telegraph poles, many of which still have insulators, and a farm after clearing the NS yard at Crewe, Va.
Taken from the Lewiston Plank Rd/S... (more)
ATSF 2912 shows the effects of sitting idle for many years. It is hoped that the NFP group charged with her care will be able to raise enough money to get her looking good, although she will neve... (more)
"Crew Change in Crewe, Va"
N&W 611 departs Norfolk Southern's Crewe Yard after changing volunteer crews headed for Petersburg. Taken from The Falls Rd overpass through the honeyco... (more)
"New Life in Pamplin"
N&W 611 leads the Cavalier excursion eastbound through Pamplin, Va., passing the historic Pamplin station as railfans scramble to snap pictures of the locom... (more)
"611 At Gretna"
N&W 611 leads NS train 954 in the rain through the town of Gretna, Va on it's way south to Greensboro, North Carolina.
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