Just after passing Big Spring Mill N&W 611 highballs West with the "Pocahontas" headed for Walton and return to Roanoke.
N&W J Class 4-8-4 611 crossing over US 460 on it's way back to Roanoke with the Blue Ridge Mountains providing a beautiful backdrop
N&W J Class 4-8-4 611 navigating the S-Curve at Bonsack, VA
N&W J Class 4-8-4 611 upgrade at Webster, VA
N&W J Class 4-8-4 611 passing by an old gas station in Forest, VA
N&W J Class 4-8-4 611 near Webster, VA, taken from the Blue Ridge Parkway
Norfolk and Western 6206 heads up a freight as it hits the diamonds at Hohman Avenue in Hammond, IN in December of 1988. This train came thru moments after the train in photo 619932 cleared the di... (more)
N&W J Class 4-8-4 611 producing a lot of smoke while working hard upgrade at Shawsville, VA
Norfolk and Western caboose 518612 brings up the rear of a freight as it clears the diamonds at Hohman Avenue in Hammond, IN in December of 1988.
N&W 611 on the first afternoon Walton turn of Memorial Day weekend; accelerates through the broad curve at CP Singer. It is possible this is the location where a publicity photo was taken with the... (more)
The 611 thunders up the Blue Ridge Grade eastbound towards Lynchburg, VA over Memorial Day weekend.
The 611 rounds the S-Curves just north of Reidsville, NC heading southward to Greensboro.
N&W 611 charging through the Blue Ridge Mountains unassisted leads mass chaos between the general public being trackside and the crazy railfans all trying to get their shots.
Memorial Day morning finds the N&W 611 heading east through Riverside with the return trip to Roanoke.
#611 works upgrade towards Front Royal with "The American"