NS 958 with the N&W 611 passes through Reidsville, NC heading back to Greensboro, NC from Roanoke, VA.
Norfolk & Western Class J No. 611 leads the Virginian from Spencer, NC - Lynchburg, VA and return. Seen here making it's way North through downtown Reidsville, NC.
611 leans around a curve in front of the Lucky Strike Cigarette plant enroute to Lynchburg, VA.
611 runs from the last rays of sunlight at control point Edna in Reidsville, NC. The sun is also about to set on the classic Southern cantilever mast, as the hoodies are in place and ready to ass... (more)
The Lynchburg bound Virginian steam excursion behind the N&W 611 swings around the bend at the Lucky Strike factory north of Reidsville. Here we see the effects of 40+ mile per hour winds c... (more)
She's back folks! This legendary locomotive along with NS's Southern Heritage unit GE ES44AC #8099, and NCTM's SOU EMD FP7 #6133, is heading north to Lynchburg,VA on it's first excursion in 2016 c... (more)
With the wind picking up heavily, N&W 611 continues to pull the Virginian north to Lynchburg, as the train sweeps into Reidsville, North Carolina.
The northbound "Virginian" excursion from Spencer to Lynchburg sweeps into the curve just north of the double crossover at Edna as the gigantic Lucky Strike factory looms large in the background.
Passing by some Southern Railway and North Carolina history on its was to the North Carolina Transportation Museum in Spencer.
N&W Class J 611 on a ferry move from the Virginia Museum of Transportation in Roanoke VA to the North Carolina Transportation Museum in Spencer NC.
N&W Class J 611 on a ferry move to the North Carolina Transportation Museum in Spencer NC from the Virginia Museum of Transportation in Roanoke VA
With the clouds building in the distance, and the sun bouncing back and forth between them, 212 passes the old farmers field with a few ancient pull tractors, and plows.
The NS 911 "Honoring First Responders" unit leads the NS 158 north over I-29.