After the L&N rebuilt famous W&A 4-4-0 No. 3, "The General," they proudly ran it over a portion of its railroad with refurbished "Jim Crow" combine car 665. After visiting end of the line at Nor... (more)
April 12, 2012 is the 150th anniversary of the Andrews Raid (a.k.a., "The Great Locomotive Chase"). On February 7, 1962, the engine's last (railroad) owner, the Louisville & Nashville, resteamed t... (more)
This photo from my collection was taken by the late Don King, a portrait studio photographer from my old home town of Appalachia. This is the "General" arriving in the afternoon after its last leg... (more)
This isn't my shot--but an L&N p.r. slide from my collection. When the "General" was restored to service in early 1962, the L&N issued a duplicate slide set of four Agfachrome shots of the restore... (more)
"The General" as displayed at the Southern Museum of Civil War and Locomotive History in Kennesaw, GA
Ohio's Tribute to Andrew's Raiders with a model of the General atop the monument.