After turning the power in Sumerville, SOU 630 leads the excursion back to Chattanooga. This was the first time the 630 and 4501 doubleheaded since 4501 returned to steam.
The crew for the Summerville Steam Special go over slow orders, track conditions and safety issues before they board the train and head south.
TVRM's first Summerville Steam Special for 2017 behind the 4501 sounds through historic Lafayette on a beautiful spring morning.
Southern Railway #4501 leads TVRM's Summerville Steam Special through the kudzu-filled landscape of Northeast Georgia.
SOU 5000 southbound at 32nd st , Chattanooga Tn
SOU 5000 at the Depot.
SOU & TAG locos pull an excursion to Chickamauga Ga.
Fans look on as they watch TVRM 300 with the dynamic duo of Southern steam charge up Missionary Ridge heading for the East side of the tunnel on the old Southern Railway Georgia main. The double h... (more)
SOU & TAG locos pull an excursion the Chickamauga Ga.
TAG 80 makes its firs run off of museum property since being restored by TVRM. Train is en-route to Chickamauga GA and will return several hours later.
Southern 4501 causes quite a scene as she prances through Noble, GA with a TVRM "Summerville Steam Special" in tow. The train is headed south from Chattanooga to Summerville, GA over for... (more)
The first of twenty TVRM "Summerville Steam Specials" scheduled for 2017 works uphill through Rossville with Southern 4501 in command. The train is headed south from Chattanooga to Summe... (more)
SOU 2-8-2 Steam Engine #4501 leads Tennessee Valley Railroad Museum (TVRM) Steam Excursion 300 South across the Chattooga River in Trion, GA. On their way to Summerville, GA. Then back to Chattano... (more)
Southern 4501 strolls through the northwest Georgia countryside with a TVRM "Summerville Steam Special." This was the first of twenty such excursions scheduled for 2017. These trips oper... (more)