Tennessee Valley Railroad Museum pulled 105 hoppers out of storage from Copperhill,TN bound for scrap. TVRM operates a section of the former L&N 'Old Line' or 'Hook & Eye Line' between Etowah and ... (more)
Hiwassee River Railroad train 400 runs along side some cow pastors near Reliance.
Hiwassee River Railroad train 400 poses by the Watchman's House for some publicity shots.
After posing for some shots on the bridge, Hiwassee River Railroad train 400 pulls up to the next photo location by the Watchman's House.
Hiwassee River Railroad train 400 pauses on the bridge crossing the Hiwassee River for some publicity shots.
Hiwassee River Railroad train 400 returns north to Wetmore as it passes the old L&N Watchman's house in Reliance, who's sole duty was to watch over the bridge crossing the Hiwassee River (out of s... (more)
Train 400 is seen passing the watchman`s house.
Train 400 is seen approaching the watchman`s house.
Train 400 is seen crossing the Hiwassee river.
The Hiwassee River train crossing the Hiwassee River @ Reliance, Tn
TVRM's Hiawassee River Rail Excursion crosses over the train's namesake river at Reliance on a very hot autumn day.
The Tennessee Valley Railway Museum initiates excursion service on their Hiwassee River Line, as the train crosses the namesake river.
This is a view from the rear coach of a TVRM excursion for the L&N Historical Society 2009 convention. The bridge crosses the Hiwassee River at Reliance, TN, on the former L&N "Hook & Eye" route v... (more)
Returning to Etowah
Returning to Etowah from Copperhill...in 1986, it didn't get much better than this!