This was a special excursion to celebrate the 25th Anniversary of Southern Ry. and Norfolk Southern steam excursions. Class J 611 and class A 1218 were double headed from Chattanooga to Atlanta. S... (more)
N&W class J 611 and the excursion from Atlanta have been turned and await departure. A Norfolk Southern work train carrying welded rail has just passed by eastbound and adds an extra bit of color.
N&W class A 1218 and train have been turned in Toccoa and the Sunday excursion is ready to depart for Atlanta. The locomotive has just enough patina to give it the look of regular service in the 1... (more)
This EMD switcher is an old-timer, having been built for Southern Railway in 1947. The natty little switcher is at Armour Yard in Atlanta to switch the cars for excursions behind N&W class A 1218.
N&W class A 1218 heads up an excursion from Atlanta to Toccoa, GA on a beautiful fall morning. The MARTA north line has been built and is just to the left.
N&W class A 1218 pulls a short passenger train while on a ferry move eastbound from Atlanta, GA. The train is passing the small yard in Doraville.
N&W class A 1218 storms through Lincoln, AL with a freight train on a ferry move between Birmingham, AL and Atlanta, GA. The substantial-looking bank building for such a small town is interesting.... (more)
N&W class J 611 pulls a short freight on a ferry move between Atlanta, GA and Chattanooga, TN. The train is about to pass beneath Ga. highway 53 just north of Rome, GA.
N&W class A 1218 whistles for Ga. highway 52 as it hustles an excursion eastbound from Atlanta to Toccoa.
A westbound CSXT freight emerges from Fort Spring Tunnel with ten units on the front. EMD SD40 helper 8370 is on an eastbound freight headed for Ronceverte. I was blissfully on my way home from a ... (more)
CSXT GE units 5724 and 5709 have brought the New River Train back from Hinton, WV and have a green board to back down and let NKP Berkshire 765 depart for Huntington.
Nickel Plate Berkshire 765 has been turned and serviced at Meadow Creek while diesels have taken the New River Train to Hinton. The low, autumn sun reveals many details of the Lima 2-8-4 as it awa... (more)
Nickel Plate Berkshire 765 has the New River Train accelerating through the Sunday morning fog just east of St. Albans.
The former C&O station at Prince was built in 1946. The modern setting awaits the passage of NKP Berkshire 765 on the New River Train on a beautiful fall day.
Nickel Plate S-2 Berkshire 765 gets underway with the very long New River Train after a stop in St. Albans.