The Missionary Ridge Local crosses the South Chickamauga Creek just before arriving back at Grand Junction in Chattanooga to deboard passengers.
A large crowd watches the 630 stop its train at the ramp so passengers can deboard and boarding for the 3:35pm local can begin.
Southern 4501 just north of Lafayette, GA with the first Summerville Steam Special of 2018.
Southern 4501 rolls by AJ's Resale north of Lafayette, GA with a Bradford Pear in bloom serving as a nice prop.
With only 5 cars on the train, Southern 4501 makes easy work of the climb up the south end of Missionary Ridge.
Southern 4501 leads the first Summerville Steam Special of 2018 just before crossing Arno Street Bridge and getting on the Belt Line.
Southern 630 and 4501 arrives with a charter trip for the Southern Railway Historical Association (SRHA) at the depot in Summerville, GA.
Southern 630 making the final approach to Grand Junction with the first Missionary Ridge Local of Railfest 2017.
Southern "Mikado" steam engine #4501 heads south through McDonough, GA on a ferry move to Macon, GA for 21st Century Steam excursions.
Southern 630 and 4501 arrive at Grand Junction to officially kick off Railfest 2017 to the excitement of spectators and railfans alike.
Former Southern/NS 5109, now TVRM 5109, leads the Missionary Ridge Local at East Chattanooga.
NS steam excursion with TVRM's Southern 630 leading.
Southern Railway 630 arriving with the Summerville Steam Special. This was the first time the 630 had pulled the trip by itself since 2013.
The last move of "Tennessee Valley Railfest" has Southern Railway #630 and #4501 doubleheading a deadheading train from Grand Junction to East Chattanooga.
A pair of old prime movers sit in the late afternoon sun at the west Tennessee Valley Railroad Museum facility.