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When Norfolk & Western merged with the Southern Railway, two of its locomotives, #611 and #1218, were fired up and used on excursions.
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Photo ID: 697986

The gate is down for the NW 1218 doubleheading with the 611 from Lynchburg, VA to Salisbury, NC for the 1989 NRHS convention.

Railroad: Norfolk & Western
Locomotive: Steam 2-6-6-4
Location: Jamestown, North Carolina, USA
Locomotive #: NW 1218
Train ID: NRHS Special
Photo Date: July 18, 1989


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By: Bob Kise

Added: May 23, 2019

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Photo ID: 667612

N&W 1218 is crossing the Cumberland River Bridge at Burnside, KY

Railroad: Norfolk & Western
Locomotive: Steam 2-6-6-4
Location: Burnside, Kentucky, USA
Locomotive #: NW 1218
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: September 20, 1986


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By: Paul F. De Luca

Added: Aug 16, 2018

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Photo ID: 657584

Articulated - A picture is worth a thousand words. 1218 has been serviced at Auville Yard, on the Dry Fork Branch, and is leaving town via the west leg of the Iaeger Wye. She will continue the wes... (more)

Railroad: Norfolk Southern
Locomotive: Steam 2-6-6-4
Location: Iaeger, West Virginia, USA
Locomotive #: N&W 1218
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: August 07, 1991


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By: Steve Hutchison

Added: May 10, 2018

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Photo ID: 651143

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)

Railroad: Norfolk & Western
Locomotive: Steam 4-8-4
Location: Black Mountain, North Carolina, USA
Locomotive #: NW 611
Train ID: NS 958
Photo Date: April 10, 2016


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By: Vanakatherock

Added: Mar 11, 2018

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Photo ID: 650531

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)

Railroad: Norfolk & Western
Locomotive: Steam 4-8-4
Location: Galveston, Virginia, USA
Locomotive #: N&W 611
Train ID: NS 958
Photo Date: April 23, 2016


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By: Ted Bockley

Added: Mar 05, 2018

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Photo ID: 641329

The last shots from a weekend of chasing trains on the Rathole were here at South Fork Trestle just north of Kings Mountain, KY. N&W 1218 ran south on Saturday and 611 ran north from Chattanooga o... (more)

Railroad: Norfolk & Western
Locomotive: Steam 4-8-4
Location: South Fork, Kentucky, USA
Locomotive #: NW 611
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: September 24, 1988


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By: Paul F. De Luca

Added: Dec 16, 2017

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Photo ID: 639434

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)

Railroad: Norfolk & Western
Locomotive: Steam 4-8-4
Location: Rome, Georgia, USA
Locomotive #: N&W 611
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: November 03, 1991


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By: Bob Krone

Added: Nov 28, 2017

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Photo ID: 639431

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)

Railroad: Norfolk & Western
Locomotive: Steam 2-6-6-4
Location: Toccoa, Georgia, USA
Locomotive #: N&W 1218
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: November 04, 1990


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By: Bob Krone

Added: Nov 28, 2017

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Photo ID: 632105

"Crossing Kate's Creek" ===== N&W 611 leads NS train 954 through a driving rain across Goodview trestle along the ex Virginian railway en route to Greensboro, North Carolina. April 23, 2017. Col... (more)

Railroad: Norfolk & Western
Locomotive: Steam 4-8-4
Location: Greensboro, North Carolina, USA
Locomotive #: NW 611
Train ID: NS 954
Photo Date: April 23, 2017


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By: Kevin Drennen

Added: Sep 28, 2017

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Photo ID: 626509

After taking a tour of the Charlotte Douglas Internationals Airport, NS 957 leaves the Queen City behind as the 611 ducks under the AT&O Signal Gantry.

Railroad: Norfolk & Western
Locomotive: Steam 4-8-4
Location: Charlotte , North Carolina, USA
Locomotive #: NW 611
Train ID: 957
Photo Date: April 09, 2017


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By: Luke J. Harwell

Added: Aug 12, 2017

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Photo ID: 620626

N&W J Class 4-8-4 611 crossing over US 460 on it's way back to Roanoke with the Blue Ridge Mountains providing a beautiful backdrop

Railroad: Norfolk & Western
Locomotive: Steam 4-8-4
Location: Montvale, Virginia, USA
Locomotive #: NW 611
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: May 27, 2017


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By: Troy Nolen

Added: Jun 21, 2017

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Photo ID: 619511

NW611 heads north out of Spencer for the weekend excursions in Lynchburg, Va.

Railroad: Norfolk & Western
Locomotive: Steam 4-8-4
Location: Spencer, North Carolina, USA
Locomotive #: NW611
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: May 04, 2017


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By: Evan Hodges

Added: Jun 09, 2017

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Photo ID: 618818

The Eastbound "Pocahontas" passes under the coaling tower at Vicker on the way back to Roanoke.

Railroad: Norfolk & Western
Locomotive: Steam 4-8-4
Location: Vicker, Virginia, USA
Locomotive #: NW 611
Train ID: NS 958
Photo Date: May 30, 2017


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By: Doug Boudrow

Added: Jun 03, 2017

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Photo ID: 618793

Railroad: Norfolk & Western
Locomotive: Steam 4-8-4
Location: Bonsack, Virginia, USA
Locomotive #: NW 611
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: May, 2017


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By: Ryan Nicolay

Added: Jun 03, 2017

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Photo ID: 618416

This is what its all about! My boys and I had the opportunity to see N&W 611 under steam as it made round trips from Roanoke to Lynchburg and Walton Virginia. This was the first time they had eve... (more)

Railroad: Norfolk & Western
Locomotive: Steam 4-8-4
Location: Roanoke, Virginia, USA
Locomotive #: NW 611
Train ID: NS 958
Photo Date: May 28, 2017


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By: Brian Sellers

Added: May 31, 2017

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