"Bending the iron" at Monroe, when there was a yard there
The "Birmingham Special" is braking for its stop at Monroe
Former Southern Railway SD-45 3155 sits at the east end of the Southern Pacific Tucson yard, while SP "snoot" nose 8380 prepares to depart east for El Paso. Photo taken with permission.
Southern 4501 heads south with the Summerville Special.
The sun sets behind the Lowell intermediates as track 2 gets knocked down to red for a North bound.
Southern 4501 rolls south along US Highway 27 as it heads for Summerville.
After turning the power in Sumerville, SOU 630 leads the excursion back to Chattanooga. This was the first time the 630 and 4501 doubleheaded since 4501 returned to steam.
Another GP30 at the Oak Ridge facility is this Southern unit 2608 along with former Southern switcher 1012 and NW GP30 522.
Photo taken with permission.
The crew for the Summerville Steam Special go over slow orders, track conditions and safety issues before they board the train and head south.
Southern Railway No. 154 is seen heading up a photo train on June 17, 2017. The locomotive featured a special Asheville paint scheme for the charter, which was organized by myself under Southern R... (more)
Southern steam 4501 exits the Missionary Ridge tunnel with the morning sunrays just reaching the smoke plume.
The 113 year old Ks-1 Class Southern Railway 630 has no issue fitting on the old Central Of Georgia Turntable at the East Chattanooga Shop.
Two examples of Southern Railway EMD motive power are seen resting in the display yard at Grand Junction just after sunset on a hot summer night.
Southern Railway high hood No. 5000 pulls into Grand Junction to unload its passengers from the Dinner Train.
TVRM's first Summerville Steam Special for 2017 behind the 4501 sounds through historic Lafayette on a beautiful spring morning.