Photographer- Dave Augsburger- from the 35 mm original Kodachrome slide. A late Spring day finds the 'Mercedes of Steam'; N&W 'A' Class 1218 less than a month into her excursion career, shown here... (more)
Photographer- John S. Murray- from the 35 mm original Kodachrome slide. The 1987 NRHS Convention was a watershed moment for mainline steam in the late 1980's. What has commonly been referred to as... (more)
Norfolk and Western Class J 605 sits next to her sister J 603 at Shaffers Crossing. Roanoke, VA
Norfolk and Western K2 122 passes the Norfolk and Western general office building at Roanoke, VA
View from under coal wharf area at Shaffers Crossing. Norfolk and Western Y6a 2157, and Class A 1241 await their turn to take on coal.
February was a month to remember In Southwest Virginia, where heavy snow fall and strong winds created several snow banks along the 55 mile Abingdon Branch. N&W 4-8-0 #382 is captured here edging... (more)
Norfolk and Western Y6b is Preparing to take on coal at Shaffer's Crossing. GP9 #729 is sitting on the opposite track.
Photographer- Unknown- from a 35 mm Kodachrome slide. Former N&W Class 'J' 611 lays over in the C&O Fulton Yard on a hot and humid Wednesday July 20, 1983 between trips for the 1983 NRHS Conventio... (more)
Photographer- Dave Leonard- from a 35 mm Kodachrome slide. Former N&W Class 'J' 611 cruises seemingly effortlessly with a clean stack near Montvale, VA along the "Old N&W." This was an N... (more)
There were so many amazing scenes at the Streamliners event, we will be mining the photos for years to come while thanking the people who made it happen even longer. Some of the best moments were... (more)
Photographer- Marc Grinter- from a 35 mm Kodachrome slide. Former N&W Class "A" #1218 makes easy work of an excursion train through Delaplane, Virginia on a late spring day on a round tr... (more)
"THREE OF A KIND AT NIGHT"
A night variation of a PREVIOUS PHOTO that I took a few weeks prior. Su... (more)
A Tuscan red Geep races along with a hot N&W passenger train...at 10MPH on the museum's short train ride.
This is the current state of the fast moving Fire Up 611 campaign. The superheater unit is back in and the boiler has passed its hydrostatic test. As evidenced in this shot, clearly the Southern r... (more)
N&W 1218 leading a NRHS excursion near Swannanoa, NC in April 1984.