A brief pause in the rain. A soaking rain lets up just long enough to let me get out of my car and shoot one of the Tennessee Valley Railroad Museum's Summerville Doubleheaders, with SOU 63... (more)
A better day to ride than chase. There are some days when I think I should probably have my head examined for flying all the way from Boston to Atlanta to chase a train. This happened to ... (more)
Southern 4501 opens the throttle as it departs Summerville in a thunderstorm.
Charging through Rossville. Southern Railway Locomotives 630 and 4501 doublehead on one of the Tennessee Valley Railroad Museum's Summerville Specials as they pass through Rossville, GA on ... (more)
NC&StL 710 glisten in the last evening sun, as the 1950 geep charge the air on the nine car consist on the Autumn Leaf Special. Once the two Star on the other end of the train is unc... (more)
TVRM's Missionary Ridge Local 300 shoves their Train around the wye at Grand Junction Station in Chattanooga, TN. To pick up passengers for its first trip of the morning
TVRM's Missionary Ridge Local 300 makes their second trip of the day as they pass through East Chattanooga, TN. With TAG GP38 #80 in charge
TVRM's Missionary Ridge Local 300 Heads across Chickamauga Creek in Chattanooga, TN. As they get ready to arrive at Grand Junction Station with TAG GP38 #80 in charge
SR 4501 regain it's footing on wet rails as it bring the nine car Autumn Leaf Special. up to the summit of Missionary Ridge through the now dying kudzu valley of Fairview, GA on it's... (more)
After crossing over Lytle road for the final time, the engine crack open the throttle and the SR 4501 pick up the pace through Long Hollow on the old Central Of Georgia CR&S main.
The fog begins to thicken as the Autumn Leaf Special. continue it's trek to Summerville, GA . We're on the outskirts of the Chickamauga & Chattanooga National Military Park.
Steam & Fog
Shrouded in fog, the famous SR 4501 pick up the pace as it's leads a nine car consist on the north side of Missionary Ridge as the excursion head south for Summervil... (more)
SR 630 is now cruising at 25 mph south through Rock Spring, GA on the Chattooga & Chickamauga (CCKY) ex: Central Of Georgia CR&S right of way. The Autumn Leaf Special is about 8+ ra... (more)
Ks-1 Class SR 630 struts it's stuff as it leads SR 4501, and a nine car consist full of passenger up the summit of Missionary Ridge grade in the rural community of Fair... (more)
After crossing over the TN/GA Stateline in Rossville, GA (MP-444.8), the Autumn Leaf Special is now on the G&W-Chattooga & Chickamauga (CCKY) side of the ex: Central Of Georgia CR&S ... (more)