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)
N&W 611 has its 20 car train stretched around the curve as it comes off the Virginian and back on the Southern mainline at the Hurt Connection.
Norfolk & Western J-Class #611 leads the Norfolk Southern Blue Ridge Special west/north towards Asheville, NC, seen here just down the road in Black Mountain, NC, shortly after conquering the loop... (more)
N&W 611 slowly maneuvers past intermodal cars on it's way out of Crewe Yard.
Canon 5DsR super crop magnified from near the beginning of the yard near the... (more)
Southern 4501 leads the "Nancy Hanks Special" during the return of the Norfolk Southern 21st Century Steam program in 2015.
N&W 611 puts on a display of raw power, engulfing the Southern Rwy signal bridge in a cloud of thick black smoke. The excursion is returning to Greensboro, NC after a trip to its hometown of Roano... (more)
"Queen of Steam, Sky High"
N&W 611 leads NS train 958 in the quiet, early morning hours out of Lynchburg across Beaver Creek Trestle.
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No Redistribution, ... (more)
Special passenger movement 958 charges up hill into Perrysville and by the former 161.9 signals. These signals are no longer standing and I believe fellow RP contributor Anthony Randall and I are ... (more)
Norfolk & Western 611 briefly interrupts the flow of life in Reidsville, NC as it pulls a ferry move northward toward Roanoke, going through the crossover called as Edna. Two Southern Railway cant... (more)
The 611 thunders up the Blue Ridge Grade eastbound towards Lynchburg, VA over Memorial Day weekend.
Memorial Day morning finds the N&W 611 heading east through Riverside with the return trip to Roanoke.
After turning its train on the wye at Walton, Norfolk & Western 611 charges upgrade under the coaling tower at Vicker, Virginia with the morning excursion in tow bound for Roanoke.
The Eastbound "Pocahontas" passes under the coaling tower at Vicker on the way back to Roanoke.