It's a hazy summer day in southwest Virginia. The silence is broken as four units still in Southern livery approach the Sunset Inn crossing near Big Stone Gap.
Old and the New. Shiny new rebuilt power leads an intermodal train past a historic caboose built and owned by the Southern and now part of the Hub City Railroad Museum in Spartanburg, SC. T... (more)
A GP35-GP30-GP35 set works in the yard tracks at Westmoreland Coal's Appalachia transloader.
In a rare well-lit scene on the Holston River Bridge, Southern Railway #154 leads a photo special southbound towards Marbledale. A Southern Rail Productions photo charter.
Southern Railway No. 154 is seen heading up a photo train past a farm hand on June 17, 2017. The locomotive featured a special Asheville paint scheme for the charter, which was organized by myself... (more)
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)
Lots going on in this photo of a Southern Railway train passing the yard office in Greensboro, NC.
SOU & TAG locos pull an excursion to Chickamauga Ga.
SOU & TAG locos pull an excursion the Chickamauga Ga.
Newly acquired Massachusetts Central NW5 still wore its Southern Railway colors as it worked for its new shortline owner out of Ware, MA, in the spring of 1982. EMD built only 13 of these 1000hp l... (more)
Southern 5000 sits over drained water. The color comes from boron added to the water to adjust the pH.
Southern Caboose? This caboose rests on what once was the Charleston-Hamburg line (on which the Best Friend of Charleston ran) constructed through Branchville in 1832. The line ultimately w... (more)
Southern locomotives rest at the TVRM Shops.
Southern 5000 with the SR monogram applied.
Historic Depot. Now a restaurant, this depot, built in 1877, is, as the round object in front states, located at the oldest railroad junction in the United States. The Charleston-Hamburg li... (more)