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
The 611 thunders up the Blue Ridge Grade eastbound towards Lynchburg, VA over Memorial Day weekend.
The 611 rounds the S-Curves just north of Reidsville, NC heading southward to Greensboro.
N&W 611 charging through the Blue Ridge Mountains unassisted leads mass chaos between the general public being trackside and the crazy railfans all trying to get their shots.
Memorial Day morning finds the N&W 611 heading east through Riverside with the return trip to Roanoke.
#611 works upgrade towards Front Royal with "The American"
N&W 611 puts on quite the show as it splits the photo lines at Shawsville.
On a picture perfect Memorial Day morning, Norfolk & Western 611 steams west through the hamlet of Wabun, Virginia with the morning Pocahontas excursion bound for Walton.
N&W J Class 4-8-4 611 passing under the coaling tower in Vicker on the Memorial Day morning trip back to Roanoke