Built new by N&W in 1911, now awaiting an unlikely restoration.
Several years ago the "Lost Engines of Roanoke" were removed from a scrap yard in Roanoke, where they had been since the 1950's, and relocated to several groups in several locations. N&W... (more)
The Forgotten Steam Engine
N&W 1151 has spent the last few years outside the Virginia Museum of Transportation awaiting some much needed attention. While the unit was saved fro... (more)
An elder Norfolk and Western heritage locomotive. One of the 'Lost Engines of Roanoke', the 1151 is now part of the Virginia Museum of Transportation's collection. In the background is the east en... (more)
N&W 1151, one of the "lost engines of Roanoke", sits outside the Virginia Museum of Transportation below the Fifth Street bridge. This locomotive and several others were recently "saved" from the ... (more)