As the sun sets on the horizon, rows of corn slowly start to come up out of the ground as 212 rushes north towards Lynchburg and eventually Jersey City.
The Original Norfolk Southern leading the 11R north of Gretna.
8114 on point for the 12R in Gretna Virginia.
The 611 on her first run since being restored working the grade in Gretna Virginia.
"611 At Gretna"
N&W 611 leads NS train 954 in the rain through the town of Gretna, Va on it's way south to Greensboro, North Carolina.
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N&W J Class 4-8-4 611 rounding a curve in front of a farm house near Gretna, VA
Ballast train with Georgetown Rail Equipment conveyor belt rock delivery system dumps rock just north of recently eliminated Control Point Smothers. The double tracking project between (former) C... (more)
Passing by some beautiful scenery, a Norfolk Southern stack train rolls northbound on the Danville District on a pleasant spring afternoon.
The Queen Of Steam N&W 611 charges south through the countryside south of Gretna, Virginia on a perfect April afternoon.
Charging south by the countryside of Gretna Virginia, the N&W J Class 611 marches back toward Greensboro North Carolina with excursion train 958 in tow during the first day of the "Roanoker&q... (more)
NS 35Q passes through Gretna, VA running about 30 minutes ahead of NS 958.
NS 958 with the N&W J class 611 comes through the big sweeping curve at Gretna, VA bound for Greensboro, NC.
NS 958 with the N&W 611 comes through the big sweeping curve at Gretna, VA heading back to Greensboro, NC.
CP2839 heads south on a three day trip from Alexandria, VA to the Southern Railway steam shop in Birmingham, AL. This is her first trip on the Southern Railway.
Resurrection, in more ways than one. The trees bud new leaves after winter's grip, the 611 on her 3rd life, and who knows if any of the"Spirits of Gretna" are watching the "Spirit... (more)