Vigilant Eye: Fireman Frank Welsh keeps an eye on the station platform as the engine comes in to couple to its train.
After departing Grand Junction Station right on the advertised, Southern Railway 4501, with the Summerville Steam Special in tow, glides across the South Chickamauga Creek, about half a mile into ... (more)
With headlights shining through the smoke, steam, and darkness, Southern Railway engines 4501 and 630 pose at the Tennessee Valley Railroad Museum's East Chattanooga station and shop complex durin... (more)
The 4501 has been serviced, fired up and is ready to be turned on the turntable and parked for the night as it will substitute for the 630 on the Missionary Ridge Local while the 630 gets a boiler... (more)
Southern 4501 leads the "Nancy Hanks Special" through the control point on the way back to Macon for the end of the afternoon trip on Saturday, September 26, 2015. The tiny community of ... (more)
Southern 4501 leads the "Nancy Hanks Special" out of Macon for the afternoon trip on Saturday, September 26, 2015. The earlier trip was delayed and ultimately annulled at Gordon, GA due ... (more)
"April 9th, 1943"
It's a cool and wet Friday morning in Southwestern Indiana along the Southern Railway's St. Louis Division. Several miles northwest of Huntingburg, Ind., the 4501, the first 2... (more)
We're on top of the tender of the Southern 4501 on the head end of the Old Milwaukee Circus Train coming up out of the Rock River sag just east of Ixonia,WI.approaching Oconomowoc from the west ab... (more)
Southern 630 takes a break after pulling the Missionary Ridge Local into Grand Jct, as Southern 4501 prepares to depart for East Chattanooga, with 4 cars.
"Rosie the Riveter" takes a break on a night shift at the East Chattanooga Yard in front of Southern steam locomotive Mikado #4501 (built by Baldwin in 1911). A great Lerro Productions c... (more)
Southern steam locomotive Mikado #4501 (built by Baldwin in 1911) is pulling a mixed freight train, crossing the wood and steel trestle over the Chattooga River. A great Lerro Productions charter ... (more)
Southern 4501 returns to Grand Junction with a Missionary Ridge Local trip during TVRM's 2017 Railfest.
Southern 4501 leads NS train 955 on the final leg of the ferry move into Macon, GA.