In a scene that hasn't happened since December 1994, Norfolk and Western class J number 611 leads excursion train 957 north out of Charlotte, North Carolina on a perfect Spring morning.
Norfolk and Western class J number 611 leads excursion train 957 underneath the airline taxiway at the Charlotte Intermodal Facility as an American Eagle CRJ-900 crosses overhead with a regional f... (more)
After two days of hosting passengers between Cincinnati, Chattanooga, and Atlanta, the Norfolk Southern office car special rolls by the old Atlanta Terminal Station control tower at the Spring Str... (more)
NW 611 steams through Goodview, Virginia, on a ferry run to Spencer from Roanoke. As Graham Claytor said, "It is a good thing to let another generation know what a steam locomotive is".
Norfolk and Western 611 shoves up the hill out of the Virginia Museum Transportation in Roanoke, ready for a ferry move to Spencer as NS train number 956, on a cold January 6, 2017 morning.
Trains aren't the only thing snaking their way through the mountains near Altoona: Timber rattlesnakes are abundant in the hills! This slithery example had 8 buttons on its tail, posing on an ol... (more)
On the final leg of its deadhead trip home from the 74th annual run of the Clinchfield Santa Train, train number P90119 is about to cross over through Beaver Street at the south end of Moncrief Ya... (more)
Steam Locomotive Heritage Association's SOO Line #1003 accelerates towards Hartford with their annual Santa Train in tow.
Making a rare "freight" move, Monticello Railway Museum's Wabash F7 #1189 lugs 53 tank cars bound for storage, passing Stair Tower on the Museum's grounds.
Iowa Interstate train SIBI pounds across the diamonds in Joliet, Illinois, passing by Joliet Union Station on former Rock Island trackage.
Great Smoky Mountains Railroad no. 1702 pulls the 9 a.m. Nantahala Gorge excursion train across the huge trestle over Lake Fontana near Almond, North Carolina. The original Southern Railway "... (more)
UP 844 accelerates away from a 30-minute stop in Paragould, Arkansas, on the way to Marion, and an eventual grand opening of the "Big River Crossing" two days later in Memphis.
Illinois Central Gulf GP8 #7738 shoves the Bluegrass Railway Museum's excursion train underneath the former Southern/NS signal bridge from control point "Rosemont", approaching the Museu... (more)
Norfolk and Western class J number 611 glides across the Roanoke River in Altavista, Virginia, with NS train number 958, deadheading from Spencer to Roanoke.