Cowl Among the Cabs:
As with the Heritage gathering in 2012, Amtrak sent a train of special equipment to "Streamliners at Spencer". Up front, we find Veteran's P42 #42, Amtrak's first (and... (more)
Fired Up! Photo Charter
Steam across the beam! The newly restored Norfolk and Western J class 611 pulls into the roundhouse at Spencer as steam crosses in front of the double headlight.
Hello old friend, have we met?
In a scene reminiscent about 60 years ago, the Southern caboose has been uncoupled from the tender and NW 611 heads towards the large crowd assembled around the turntable at the North Carolina Tra... (more)
The Spirit of Roanoke lives on today thanks to the dedicated crew who restored her back to run again.
N&W J 611 prepares to back up during the celebration program at the North Carolina Transportation Museum in Spencer.
N&W 611 performs a run by during the day photo session which was held at the North Carolina Transportation Museum. Many thanks to everyone at the NCTM, VTM, Norfolk Southern, the crew and everyone... (more)
Railfans wave to NS P88 as it blocks NW 611 from view at the first vantage point on the chase to Roanoke.
611 makes a grand display as it leaves Spencer heading back home. This one's for my dad, who would have been over the moon to see this.
This would be my ride around the museum complex taking a spin on the turn table.
Top view of North Carolina Transportation Museum from a helicopter.