Noticing a few roster shots on the site today, I thought I would take a chance in posting this shot. The beautifully restored 200,000th car out of the Pullman Standard Bessemer, Ala. plant. The NS... (more)
Helpers have been set out and the 2-8-2 will march the train into town. Southern Helper Engineer takes a well deserved smoke break.
3957 throttles up as she leads a northbound freight near Lexington, NC. This section of mainline used to be double track as you can see the second bridge to the left of the train. Double track has... (more)
A trio of Southern FP7's, lead an excursion past the old Southern Railway office building on S. Elm Street.
Former Southern GP38, 2747, and two GP30s, leads a westbound freight train through Kernersville on the K-Line heading for Winston-Salem.
A pair of brand new Southern high hood GP50s along with a MP15DC for the Graysonia, Nashville, and Ashdown Railroad were built in nearby LaGrange and are ready for delivery via the L&N to their ne... (more)
Southern 7074 drifts long hood forward through the Conrail Buckeye Yard. Photo taken with permission.
X252 & 2594 at TVRM , Chattanooga Tn.
We're north of Roanoke waiting on the inbound 1987 NRHS Convention Special, catching some southbound freight action led by a long-hood forward U23B, still in its Southern Railway Paint scheme.
Northbound freight out of Southern Railways Linwood yard
Southern Railway EMD F7(A) 4203 with 5 units at Birmingham, Alabama. Photo taken from my slide collection, no photographer listed on slide.
A Variant of a Variant
GE’s original B30-7 had a 16-cylinder 3000 horsepower FDL prime mover. After manufacturing 199 of the B30-7’s, GE switched to a 12-cylinder 3000 HP, launchin... (more)
A southbound Southern Railway manifest works past the small yard in Lynchburg, Virginia on a hazy July day.
A southbound Southern Railway Manifest rolls across the trestle over the Big Otter River north of Lynch Station, Virginia.