Being a new engineer has its stresses. There is a lot to look and listen for and learn to feel while managing the demands of the crew's directions. Additionally, older locomotives have their own q... (more)
History Lives! Shortly before the 611 night shoot session began at the N.C. Transportation Museum, I caught these two classic old diesels resting with the 611 in the background getting rea... (more)
Southern Railway FP7 No. 6133 prepares to depart the depot at the North Carolina Transportation Museum to make the short trip around the museum's grounds on a chilly afternoon. ... (more)
Saturday Night Lights This Southern FP7 and the Norfolk & Western 620 GP9 rest under the lights, indifferent to the hullabaloo surrounding the night photography session for the N&W 611 at ... (more)
Southern still serves the south here at the North Carolina Transportation Museum. 6133 leads the museum train through a narrow alley between two of the many preserved buildings of the old Southern... (more)
Several cab units soak up the afternoon sunlight as volunteers discuss the next equipment movements as they set up for the evening's night displays.
The Southern 6133 pulls a shortened version of the regular museum train consisting of 2 coaches from NS's excursion fleet and a restored NW caboose.
Southern Railway 6133 gets a young onlooker enjoying every bit out of seeing a train!
Southern railway 6133 gets the 11:30am museum train rolling from Barber junction.
With National Train Day in full swing. Switching activities continue on the old Southern Railway Spencer shop grounds. A well timed finger can capture moments that look right out of 1972.
Southern 6133 rests inside the tattered shops in Spencer, NC in May of 1987. Things looked pretty rough back then.....
The Tennessee Valley Railroad Museum hosted Railfest to celebrate their 50th anniversary in 2011, including a night photo session with SOU 2-8-0 #630 and FP7 #6133. The two engines are posed toge... (more)
Sou 6133 pulls the Day out with Thomas train past the historic spencer shops on a rainy day