Southern Railway mikado No. 4501 sounds for the crossing at likely the most photographed location along the C&C's former Central of Georgia route.
SOU 2-8-2 Steam Engine #4501 leads Tennessee Valley Railroad Museum (TVRM)Steam Excursion 300 South through Rossville, GA. On their way to Summerville, GA. Then back to Chattanooga, TN.
SOU 3304 and its two mates lead a mixed freight west on the former Nickel Plate Road Chicago-Fort Wayne line.
The day is done, and its time to build a bank in the fire and put #4501 to bed.
Stomping up the tough grade into East Chattanooga, #4501 is almost done with its roundtrip to Summerville. The trip would arrive back at Grand Junction almost 45min ahead of the advertised return ... (more)
In beautiful spring light, #4501 rolls south along the former Central of Georgia.
Southern Railway #4501 rolls out of Missionary Ridge Tunnel with an excursion bound for Summerville.
Day 2 of the steam excursion we catch the double header coming through Fairview, GA just outside of the Chickamauga Battlefield. The sky was somewhat cleared but the smell of hickory fills the air... (more)
The refurbished Southern Railway Prosperity Depot waits by unabandoned but unused tracks for trains that no longer come by. In front is a frog sculpture serving perhaps as a reminder that, years a... (more)
The Southern Railway did not go to Fayetteville, North Carolina until it absorbed the original Norfolk Southern railway in 1974. Here a GP38 and two GP38-2’s stand near the end of the Fayetteville... (more)
Southern Serves the South – Including Toronto!
With part of the Toronto skyline and the base of the CN Tower visible through the fog, Southern FP7 6141waits to take its train back ... (more)
Southern Railway’s Only Berkshire
During the steam era, the Southern Railway never rostered any locomotives of the 2-8-4 wheel arrangement. In 1981, however, that changed when the ... (more)
Royal Hudson 2839 is giving it all she’s got pulling a heavy train of NRHS convention attendees north through Burnley Station, Virginia on Labor Day weekend, 1979. The train is trying to make up t... (more)
Whippany Railway Museum's nicely cosmetically restored Southern Railway 2-8-0 basks in the sun on a cold winter afternoon.