"From around the corner"
Vigilant Eye: Fireman Frank Welsh keeps an eye on the station platform as the engine comes in to couple to its train.
GP9 711 leads the return trip of the Nantahala Gorge Train through the Nantahala Outdoor Center. The train will make an hour layover here to allow passengers to check out the nearby scenery and th... (more)
1702 slowly comes to a stop as it reaches the end of its trip in Nantahala, NC. The man in the life vest will pick up riders who paid for the Raft N' Rail™ Wildwater package, where riders pay to r... (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)
1702 makes its way west through the Nantahala Outdoor Center.
A fishing boat and its two occupants slows down to admire the 1702 as it leads the Nantahala Train along Fontana Lake in Almond, NC. While the train is about to enter the Nantahala Gorge, the name... (more)
The 1702 slowly eases its way through the cut running along US 19 as the crew gets itself ready for the next uphill climb.
1702 climbs the at least 2% (could be 3+; I don't know what it is through here) grade up the horseshoe curve just west of Bryson City. The diesels on the rear of the train are having to do much of... (more)
Great Smoky Mountains Railroad 1702 crosses the Tuckasegee River shortly after departing Bryson City. The fireman is laying on the No. 4 Fuel Oil in preparation for the climb out of town.
Passengers have huddled around the depot and the engine as they get their pictures and admire the engine before they board the train.
Great Smoky Mountains Railroad 1702 waits in Bryson City for the boarding process to begin.
The last Christmas Lantern Express of 2017, lead by Southern 154, makes its way across the Holston River as the last light of the day begins to disappear.
Q513, lead by BNSF ES44DC 7540, heads south through Marietta, GA on track 2 as it travels to its final destination of Rice Yard in Waycross, GA.
A northbound NS train, lead by GECX 7874, slowly comes to a stop on the main track about 1.5 miles north of Arabi, GA. The statue marks the grave of Richard Albert (R.A.) Bedgood, a Freemason and ... (more)