After taking a tour of the Charlotte Douglas Internationals Airport, NS 957 leaves the Queen City behind as the 611 ducks under the AT&O Signal Gantry.
Running parallel to US highway 460 through Lafayette, the afternoon "Pocahontas" excursion train passes hundreds of trackside fans and spectators.
The race is on! As the afternoon "Pocahontas" excursion departed Roanoke, so did NS intermodal train 29G. The two trains raced each other, side by side, from West Roanoke all the way up ... (more)
Passing the site of the Norfolk and Western Crewe roundhouse, N&W 611 leads the eastbound Cavalier excursion train away from Crewe, Virginia.
Norfolk and Western 611 accelerates southbound by the depot in Salisbury, North Carolina, on its way to Charlotte on a cool spring Sunday morning.
In a scene that hasn't happened since December 1994, Norfolk and Western class J number 611 leads excursion train 957 north out of Charlotte, North Carolina on a perfect Spring morning.
Norfolk and Western class J number 611 leads excursion train 957 underneath the airline taxiway at the Charlotte Intermodal Facility as an American Eagle CRJ-900 crosses overhead with a regional f... (more)
Resurrection... Roanoke built Class J 611 in her second afterlife!
After "coming down the mountain" from Asheville via the loops, 611 continues her journey eastward back to Spencer, NC.
A good place to live and, at the moment, a good place to be. After the final passengers deboarded the train, Southern 4501 eases across State Street (the street is split down the middle between Vi... (more)
611 shoves back to the yard after turning on the Wye amongst the crowds.
The first signs of spring frame NW J 611 leading NS 8099 and NCTM 6133 across Catawba River Bridge carrying passengers west to Asheville from Spencer, NC.
Top of the mountain... while the loops may be an impressive feat of engineering, the show is at Ridgecrest where westbound trains crest the continental divide, the sound of 611 working hard in the... (more)
611 has her train strung around the big curve at Hurt, VA for the throngs of train watchers at this locale.
Operating as NC symbol 957, Norfolk & Western Class J 4-8-4 #611 begins its trip home from Spencer, North Carolina to Roanoke, Virginia. The train is seen racing through Ruffin, NC.