In the final miles of its trip to Attalla, Alabama, Southern 630 has just knocked down South Crudup, MP 81.6 on the AGS North. The fireman is atop the tender cutting coal and watching the tracks a... (more)
Charter Outtakes: "729 bring it ahead. Give us a little smoke." One of the staples of steam photo charters is the smoky run-by. Although a properly fired steam locomotive usually doesn't ... (more)
A hard-working helper crew. The crew of Western Maryland Helper Locomotive #729 poses for photographers on the final day of a 2013 Lerro Productions Photo Charter.
#729 crosses over the Western Maryland mainline to Connelsville, PA over former Cumberland & Pennsylvania trackage. In order to gain elevation to reach Frostburg, the C&P right-of-way crossed over... (more)
#729 takes a spin on the turntable in Frostburg. A Lerro Productions Photo charter.
630 is an impressive machine, but she still needed assistance on the mainline with the 21st Century Steam programs run from Chattanooga to Oneida TN. on 11-10-2013. The diesels did a lot of the wo... (more)
SR 630, south of Ft. Payne, AL, on its way back to Chattanooga after a trip to Attalla, AL on November 9, 2013
Round-end observation car carrying the "21st Century Steam Special" drumhead parked at Attalla, AL on November 9, 2013.
SR 630 headed north to Chattanooga after a trip to Attalla, AL on Saturday, November 9, 2013.
NS 21st Century Steam Special from Chattanooga, TN south to Attalla, AL on Saturday, Nov.9, 2013. Photo taken near Rising Fawn, GA
NS 21st Century Steam Special from Chattanooga, TN south to Attalla, AL on Saturday, Nov.9, 2013. Photo taken near Trenton, GA.
The Steam Gods were pleased with the performance put on by Wild Mary at Brush Tunnel!
Cumberland dawn. The city of Cumberland is just waking up but the crew of this hefty helper locomotive has already been on duty for a couple of hours, getting their engine up to operating p... (more)
#630 tearing it up over the Tennessee River
729 pushes its train out of Cumberland.