The 630 smokes her way across the massive Burnside Bridge. Thanks to a service stop at the yard a few hundred yards south of the bridge, she puts on a good show accelerating back up to 40 MPH. Th... (more)
Streamlined vs. unstreamlined.
Aside from the day-glow green vest, this could have been a scene 40 years ago!
Southern 630 storms south at 40 MPH at rural McKinney, KY on its way to Oneida, TN from Lexington, KY as part of the 21st Century Steam program.
The original, and a spin off on the Southern Railway's classy tuxedo scheme!
The rising morning sun greets the first steam lead train to run on the "2nd district" of the CNO&TP on over 20 years!
After a return from a round trip to Oneida, 630 crosses South Broadway as the Kincaid Tower and 5/3 Bank building dominates the skyline
"I'm watching you watching me." Check out the guy on the fireman's side of the cab of Southern 6900 at Spencer. He's taking a photo of the gaggle of photographers around the turntable.
SOU 630 pulls into Oneida, TN while a few crew members aboard check out the spectators lining the street that parallels the tracks.
SOU 630 is turned on the wye in RJ Corman's yard in Lexington, KY.
SOU 630 rolls north under a classic Southern Railway signal bridge at South Fork, KY.
SOU 630 crosses the Cumberland River in Burnside, KY.
SOU 630 rolls north through Parkers Lake, KY.
Southern 6133, one of the "host" locomotives at Spencer, poses with B&O 722, C&NW 411, and PAR 1 in beautiful afternoon light during the Streamliners at Spencer event.
SOU 630 is working hard up the grade out of Tennessee into Strunk, KY.