A crowd looks on the newly restored #4501 as it backs to the depot for the dedication ceremony while an accurate 1/12th scale model of the famed Southern excursion engine makes an appearance for R... (more)
Southern 2-8-0 630 passes by 4501 during Railfest at the Tennessee Valley Railroad Museum.
A newly restored Southern Lady, 2-8-2 #4501 debuted at TVRM's Railfest weekend in Chattanooga,TN.
Southern 2-8-2 #4501 crosses Chickamauga Creek with another load of Missionary Ridge Local riders. This was 4501's debut since restoration. Taken during TVRM's annual Railfest.
Some 20 odd years before it was destined to have a complete rebuild for main line service, well-traveled fan trip queen Southern 630 (a.k.a. ET&WNC 207 for many years) exhibits the workaday patina... (more)
One of TVRM's former US Army Geeps leads an eastbound Missionary Ridge Local excursion over the Chickamauga Creek bridge.
An NS freight rolls into Chattanooga along side former Southern Railway GP30 No. 2594 which was handling passenger duties at the Tennessee Valley Railroad Museum.
Just after daybreak, Southern 630 has backed down to Grand Junction to pick up her train for the day's run to Summerville, Ga and return. It's a beautiful fall day and the excited passengers will ... (more)
Southern 630 navigates TVRM trackage on the way to the mainline in Chattanooga, TN
Southern 630 enters the mainline near the South end of Debutts yard in Chattanooga, TN on it's excursion to Attalla, AL
Southern 630 negotiating TVRM trackage between the Museum and the Southern main near Debutts Yard.
2594 pulls in with another Missionary Ridge Local while 630 waits to back around the wye after the local leaves again. Taken during TVRM's Railfest weekend.
Southern F7 #6133 and Southern 630 at TVRM's Railfest.
Engineer David Pugh works around 630 between runs during Railfest 2013.
Under a mostly sunny sky, the 1904 ALCO product takes its usual spin on the turntable in East Chattanooga after pulling the 2:25 Missionary Ridge Local.