Southern Railway #154 departs the steam shed for an afternoon of Three Rivers Rambler christmas runs. The 2017 Rambler excursion schedule is now posted at: http://www.threeriversrambler.com/ticket... (more)
A pair of Norfolk Southern SD40-2s is parked in City Yard in downtown Knoxville, TN. NS 3272 was built as Southern Railway 3272, and its original high short hood has been replaced with a low hood... (more)
CSX loaded autorack train Q231 (Detroit,MI - Waycross,GA) crosses the Tennessee River as it rolls south on the KD Sub through Knoxville,TN. An ex L&N SD40-2 leads the way on home rails.
A new(ish) Tier 4 unit leads a long string of baretables Westbound out of Knoxville.
The Alcoa local returns across the Tennessee River to Knoxville in the morning fog, framed by the classic arches of the Henley Street Bridge.
The last Three River Ramblers train for the night has arrived back at the depot. The passengers are alighting and the crew is giving the locomotive a final oiling.
Southern Railway #154 rolls out of downtown Knoxville on one of the Three Rivers Rambler's autumn excursions.
Imagine if you will a humid hazy afternoon in a tiny rural North Carolina town. The cicadas buzz is the only sound in the oppressive air except for the lazy little train shuffling through the wee... (more)
It's a hot muggy night along the Tennessee River, nary a breath of wind stirs, and the W & L crew is out on a rare night run to the stone quarry and has stopped to check an odd noise. They'll che... (more)
15T comes rolling under Western Ave. heading west, with part of the Knoxville skyline in the background.
A standard cab C40-9 leads a manifest west, headed to Chattanooga and eventually Birmingham, Alabama.
One of NS's new old stock SD90MACs is the leader on another 85 loads of corn for the plant in Loudon.
A fairly clean Canadian National GEVO sits with 85 loads of corn for Tate and Lyle awaiting a crew.
A pair of double-digit YN2 GEs lead a solid train of brand new tanks north through Knoxville Yard.
Two run-of-the-mill CSX AC4400CWs lead a hot single-stack intermodal through downtown Knoxville on an unseasonably warm October day.