CSX's 75th running of the Santa Train across the Clinchfield featured Nș800 doing the honors with record crowds of enthusiast flocking to the region. While all took to the high ground at Dunganno... (more)
The original Clinchfield F3 800 came out in magnificent form prior to the running 9f CSX's 75th annual Santa Train. There were many people behind the scenes that made this an epic event and even t... (more)
The CSX 2017 Santa Train nears it's last stop at Kingsport, Tennessee as more onlookers greet 800's arrival during this historic trip on November 18th.
CSX P901 whips through Douglas, Ga. on the way back to Jacksonville from Birmingham.
The Union Pacific Office Car Special heads west over CSX and passes under the skeleton of a classic New York Central signal bridge at MP 376 in Rochester, NY. After dropping it's passengers off at... (more)
The Spirit of Union Pacific leads UP's Office Car Special west on CSX's Mohawk Sub.
A flock of photographers gather to the right of Hughes Branch tunnel as the Santa Train blasts out of the 101 year old tunnel.
Santa Train number 75 makes it's way through the signal at Booty as it reduces throttle to make a stop in St. Paul.
The 108 year old tunnel at Miller Yard yet again sees a Clinchfield painted F-Unit. The 800 poses in it's original CRR gray and yellow paint scheme.
Hundreds of children and adults alike gather around the CRR 800 as it creeps through Ft. Blackmore as the only Christmas that some children will is on the rear of the train.
CRR 800 pokes out of the tunnel as it will coast to a stop at Berta Jct so that tons of gifts can be thrown out at the Santa Train stop at Haysi.
History At Clinchco-
The 75th Anniversary Christmas Train Special departs Clinchco, Virginia with it's special guest leader, the original 1948 built EMD F3A Nș800 which was recently restored to... (more)
Seen along the Clinchfield Route, the 75th Anniversary running of the Santa Train heads south working its way towards its next stop.