High Point, Thomasville & Denton #201 leads its one-car train through downtown High Point, NC in this March 1954 scene. Photo by Bob Drake, Tom Sink Collection.
In addition to being a junction for the L&N's Scottsville branch, the L&N also served TVA's Gallatin Steam Plant on Old Hickory lake. Gallatin, TN--Home of Randy's Record Shop. How many Excello 45... (more)
One of the weekend volunteer engineers on the Niles Canyon Railway strikes a very prototypical pose as he handles an ex-Navy GE 70-tonner.
Eastbound MC&SA train led by 70-ton #601 near Camden, TX || May 1976
Timken 4501 is seen outside the plant near Harrison Ave. SW.
Family-owned, down home friendly little railroad intertwined with SCL and fortunate enough to be in an area that was beginning to boom. The old 70-tonners would soon need larger help.
Kelley's Creek and Northwestern GE 70-ton #5 resting by the engine house at Lewis, WV in the spring of 1971.
Frankfort & Cincinnati 70-ton #105 with Alco #103 at Frankfort, KY || August 1973
A pair of Laurinburg & Southern GE 70-tons lead a southbound freight just north of Laurinburg, NC in this October 1969 view.
Historic equipment meet at the Whippany Railway Museum.
LRS GE-70 ton 104 and 105 going to the SCL connection at East Laurinburg, NC || October 1970
Meadow River #8 leading a log train arriving at the mill, Rainelle, WV, April 1971
G&N train working at Traveler's Rest, SC during November of 1969. Note the price of gas at the gas station on the right of the frame, 29 cents per gallon!
LRS GE 70-ton #105
LRS 70-tonner 101 working at East Laurinburg in May 1972.