Prior to boarding, two children wander down the platform to visit with their train's fireman for a few minutes. One of the many scenes from Lerro Productions Roanoke Night Session at the Virginia ... (more)
Virginia Museum of Transportation An N&W employee wheels a tool cart by NW 1218 during a Lerro Productions night photo session at the Virginia Museum of Transportation.
Famous class A 1218 struggles up the Blue Ridge grade with an eastbound freight while a leased RF&P EMD E8 rolls downgrade with the POWHATAN ARROW.
Famous class A 1218 drifts westbound down the Blue Ridge grade with a merchandise train that will soon be in Roanoke.
An NW excursion train rolls towards Fort Wayne, Indiana. Quite a number of people are hanging out the side of the cars. Those were the days.
The 1218 and two of the NS F's are on display for the 2009 Raildays event in Roanoke. Canon EOS 50D
Bringing an "A" back to life.
Due to tight shooting conditions and while waiting in line to get to the lit side of the 1218 during night shoot at the O. Winston Link Museum, I noticed this angle with The Wachovia Tower providi... (more)
On its way to Atlanta 1218 slides past Sloss Furnace, one of Birmingham's oldest blast furnaces. The complex has been preserved as a museum, metal-artist center, concert venue, and very scary Hal... (more)
Station stop in rain.
Guiding Light Norfolk and Western 1218 is guided out of the Virginia Museum of Transportation museum grounds to begin its short journey down to the O Winston Link Museum. Who knows what th... (more)
Twilight in the Star City When I found out about this event a few weeks ago I knew that shooting from the bridge would be the place to be. Although engine placement and lighting was not ex... (more)
The "Celebration at the Museum" at the O. Winston Link Museum is capped off with a night photo shoot of N&W A Class 1218, she is seen here just before nightfall with dark ominous clouds moving int... (more)