Two examples of Southern Railway EMD motive power are seen resting in the display yard at Grand Junction just after sunset on a hot summer night.
Southern Sisters: Southern GP30 No. 2594 and SD40 No. 3170 rest in the yard at Grand Junction.
Southern locomotives rest at the TVRM Shops.
Look Ahead Look South
Southern Rwy 3170, the very first, is sitting outside of its new temporary home at the Tennessee Valley Railroad's East Chattanooga Shop, after staring in a... (more)
Southern Rwy units 3170 and 5000 at TVRM , Chattanooga , Tn.
Restored and recently donated Southern Railway SD40 No. 3170 is accompanied by TAG GP38 No. 80 at the Tennessee Valley Railroad Museum on the night before Railfest 2016.
The Southern engs were set up for the Southern Railway Historical Association convention a great start for National Train Day at NCTM, Thanks everyone for the hard work to set this up.
The stars of the show on National Train Day. I'm really glad to hear the news today that 3170 is being donated to the Tennessee Valley Railroad Museum. While I do wish she'd have stayed closer to ... (more)
Southern Railway 3170 and 2601 pull a short mixed freight out to the mains to head south as a farmer on his tractor pulls up and waves at the crew of 3170.
Every so often in this hobby, you get lucky and a little window opens up to give us a glimpse of what used to be. Today Southern Railway 3170 teamed up with GP30 No. 2601 to bring back some amazin... (more)
SOU 3170 sits in Spencer at NCTM with a nice coat of road grime, the engine will be on display at the museum for National Train Day related festivities as a guest from Norfolk Southern
Is it the 1970s?? This southbound local is seen leaving Spencer Shops to do some work around the Salisbury area with a tractor man waiting to get across.
Look Ahead and Look South! Both 3170 and 2601 are seen here soaking up some sun rays.