Even liquid snow couldnt dampen the spirits on opening night of the 2022 Polar Express season at the North Carolina Transportation Museum. Here the train waits in the rain for passengers to reload... (more)
There were so many photo ops at the Streamliners event....I wouldn't have minded this happening again as so many operations didn't participate. Those that did, we are grateful.
Two veteran high hood locomotives sit at Grand Junction at the Tennessee Valley Railroad Museum in Chattanooga. Former Southern Railway GP30 #2594 is nearest us. She was built in 1963. In 1982, sh... (more)
An old timer gets his shot of a fellow older timer, former Southern Railway 6133 at the North Carolina Transportation Museum in Spencer, NC.
Southern Railway 6133 was built by EMD in 19... (more)
It's getting dark earlier by the day indication that we're approaching the fall season here in the Tennessee Valley, TVRM Nº 225 is now making the return trip back to Grand Junction after taking ... (more)
While waiting for the roundhouse door to be opened, Southern FP7A 6133, makes a fine sight on this cool November evening.
Local train the Waddy Turn heads west back to Louisville with a Southern GP38 in charge.
SOU 5000 westbound at the Missionary Ridge Tunnel .
Typical morning at TVRM , getting the trains and locomotives ready for the day.
TVRM train 125 crosses the Chickamauga Creek during a typical summer shower.
Other than the little bridge over the creek and the downtown buildings in the distance, this was a pretty nondescript spot. In spite of that, it was one of the busier railroad locations in August... (more)
Southern GP38-2 5111 and GP38AC 2857 are eastbound and wait while a steam excursion led by CP 4-6-4 2839 loads in the station.
Heritage met heritage under the lights in Spencer, NC on 7.4. 2012.
SOU. The 1827 formation of the South Carolina Canal and Rail Road Company is credited as the oldest predecessor line of the Southern Railway, which took that name in 1894. While tobacco and... (more)
Back in 2017 , TVRM had 6914`s trucks sent to Altoona Pa for rebuild , here is a view of the unit minus its trucks.