As the Southern Railway’s steam program grew, the road looked for larger locomotives to haul longer excursion trains. During 1979 and 1980, the Southern leased ex-Canadian Pacific Royal Hudson 283... (more)
Leased ex-CP Royal Hudson 2839--the "flashlight"--makes a stop for photos at Natural Tunnel.
Deadheading east after a role in the movie Coal Miner's Daughter, leased ex-CP Royal Hudson sits momentarily for a portrait in Natural Tunnel.
Southbound Southern Ry. steam excursion with Royal Hudson 2839 in charge leaves Lynchburg.
Southern's leased ex-CP Royal Hudson, 2839, works hard upgrade westbound to Andover, VA. "Don't blow the whistle until I can get up there and get this shot!" The whistle is from a Southern Ps-4 Pa... (more)