Southern Serves the South – Including Toronto!
With part of the Toronto skyline and the base of the CN Tower visible through the fog, Southern FP7 6141waits to take its train back ... (more)
This is an eastbound inspection train at the Birmingham Bolt crossing in Duffield, VA in June 1976. I was in my second full year of employment at LENOWISCO, and this was a work day. But, I asked S... (more)
Pretty as a picture: Southern Railway FP7 number 6141 fronts an office car special at Appalachia, VA on June 12, 1978. The green FP7s were used for several years in such service, and man, they loo... (more)
A Southern Railway board of directors special rounds the curve near the top of the hill at Sunbright, VA behind a pair of green FP7s. This is the coal-heavy Appalachia Division.
A big event, of sorts, was this 1965 NRHS special at my then-home town of Appalachia. The train was operated by the Old Smoky Chapter and made a round trip there from Knoxville. Even then, an FP7 ... (more)
Southern Railway FP7's 6141 and 6146 take Train 405 under Pennsylvania RR catenary and past RF&P's RO Tower at the north end of Potomac Yard.
A pair of Southern FP7s lead an excursion on the old Danville & Western at Martinsville, VA in 1976. The excursion began in Greensboro (NC) and ran north on the Southern, down the old D&W to Marti... (more)
The Southern Railway was famous for it's excursion trains in the 70s and 80s. The power on this trip has been placed on the rear of the train and is ready to depart Front Royal and return to Alexa... (more)
Squeezed in between high nose EMD's and seventy six pigs, is a one car, one unit passenger train. Father is teaching son about being a railfan while watching this unusual sight.
Office car special, along US 23, eastbound.
Excursion returning to Chattanooga
Southern Piedmont with pigs and racks on the rear at Salisbury Depot
Returning from excursion to Old Fort.
Inspection train at Appalachia
eastbound inspection train climbing the hill at Sunbright