After taking a tour of the Charlotte Douglas Internationals Airport, NS 957 leaves the Queen City behind as the 611 ducks under the AT&O Signal Gantry.
N&W 611 simmers the night away before three days worth of morning and afternoon turns, over Memorial Day weekend. The big J performed flawlessly.
The 611 cruises through Salem on an afternoon excursion from Roanoke to Radford.
Having just completed the first half of their round trip from Spencer to Asheville, NW 611 and the NS Southern Heritage unit turns the train on the wye. It's likely that this was the last passenge... (more)
N&W J Class 4-8-4 611 crossing over US 460 on it's way back to Roanoke on the last trip of the first day the Memorial Day weekend excursions.
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
N&W J Class 4-8-4 611 producing a lot of smoke while working hard upgrade at Shawsville, VA