Serve The South
With the final touches has been made by adding the correct black number boards, and the Southern Herald on both ends of the nose, the very first class engine Sout... (more)
Sou units 5000 and 3170 on display at TVRM in Chattanooga TN. 5000 was Southern`s first GP38-2 and is fresh out of the TVRM paint shop.
TVRM`s freshly restored Southern GP38-2 # 5000 at Chattanooga , Tn
Southern Rwy units 3170 and 5000 at TVRM , Chattanooga , Tn.
Displayed at the 100th Anniversary celebration for Union Station; wonder if these two had met before at this location? (On the lower level, of course.)
Serve The South
Only lacking the nose herald on both ends of the locomotive, and the Southern Rwy 5000L is completed, and ready to be put into revenue service. Southern 5000L was ... (more)
This westbound accelerates around the "Horn" track at Alexandria where we spent a weekend of chasing Southern Railway steam a few years ago. On closer inspection one can grab iron see 3 spare air ... (more)
This particular outing began in Atlanta in July and ended in Chattanooga in October, operating on the N&W and RF&P in addition to the Southern. A Roger Puta Photograph
Awaiting an evening call to duty
Train Day! As reflected by the banner, the Hub City Railroad Museum is hosting a train day on May 20 for kids from 3 to 93. The museum is located at the Spartanburg, SC depot and includes a... (more)
A Southern Railway whistle sign stands at a tilt waiting for another train that will never come to blow by it on the SB line.
A final look at ex; Norfolk Southern Corp 5000 in it's thoroughbred paint scheme. In time this GP38-2 will be painted back in it famous Southern Railway Tuxedo Black Paint scheme. SOU 5000 is own ... (more)
Several cab units soak up the afternoon sunlight as volunteers discuss the next equipment movements as they set up for the evening's night displays.
Lots of differences between then and now, as this Southern Railway manifest heads south out of Potomac Yard.