The last Christmas Lantern Express of 2017, lead by Southern 154, makes its way across the Holston River as the last light of the day begins to disappear.
Southern 154 near Holston River Park with the 1pm Christmas Lantern Express.
It finally happened!
I decided late the day before to make a trip up to Knoxville to chase the last day of steam operations on the Knoxville & Holston River Railroad's "Three Rivers Rambler", ... (more)
In a rare well-lit scene on the Holston River Bridge, Southern Railway #154 leads a photo special southbound towards Marbledale. A Southern Rail Productions photo charter.
Southern Railway #154 departs the steam shed for an afternoon of Three Rivers Rambler christmas runs. The 2017 Rambler excursion schedule is now posted at: http://www.threeriversrambler.com/ticket... (more)
Southern Railway #154 coasts over the Holston River on a beautiful fall morning in east Tennessee.
Southern Railway #154 rolls out of downtown Knoxville on one of the Three Rivers Rambler's autumn excursions.
Southern Railway #154 heads off to be stored for the night in the Marbledale area (downtown Knoxville is not a fan of coal smoke!) while a glorious sunset lights up the sky.
Southern Railway #154 poses atop Three Rivers Trestle against a glorious sunset at the conclusion of its 2014 operating season. Many thanks to the Rambler crew for their assistance in getting this... (more)
SR 154 moves the afternoon excursion upgrade into Marbledale, the outbound terminus of the Rambler.
SR 154 leads a private charter outbound from Knoxville.
SR 154 leads the morning's excursion outbound from Knoxville.
Southern Railway #154 works the grade up the last stretch of the outbound trip into Marbledale.
Slippin' and fightin' the grade after a stop a short ways back, the Southern Railway #154 works its way towards Marbledale after a morning of rain showers.
A Warm Winter Solstice On a balmy (72 degrees!) winter day, Southern 154 gets to stretch its legs on a Three Rivers Rambler run.