As the year 2012 draws to a close, was watch a pair of BNSF SD70MAC leads the empty Georgia Power coal bucket NS 733 (Juliette,GA-Memphis,TN/BNSF) through the 23rd St. Interlock as the train head ... (more)
With the Knoxville crew on board, NS 162 (Sheffield,AL-Linwood,NC) is ready to head north for the West-End Div. The train will make a run through the night to Knoxville, TN then will shoot east to... (more)
Over the previous years Norfolk Southern has brought their Operation Awareness & Response-OAR train into Chattanooga, TN for all the First Responder in the general area, to learn from the Norfolk ... (more)
Tennessee Alabama & Georgia (TAG) 80 is seen here on leading TVRM 225 Dinner Train Special down Chattanooga Belt Line through the Avondale community on a quite Saturday evening. As ... (more)
With headlights shining through the smoke, steam, and darkness, Southern Railway engines 4501 and 630 pose at the Tennessee Valley Railroad Museum's East Chattanooga station and shop complex durin... (more)
The 4501 has been serviced, fired up and is ready to be turned on the turntable and parked for the night as it will substitute for the 630 on the Missionary Ridge Local while the 630 gets a boiler... (more)
Southern 630, with the help of Engineer Nick, Fireman Travis, and Trainee Tyler, glides back into Grand Junction Depot with TVRM 100, the daily "Missionary Ridge Local", as seen through ... (more)
CSX G153 slowly crosses the beautiful L&N High Bridge over I-24 and Running Water Creek as G153 and her crew begin the slow and grueling climb up the Raccoon Mountain Grade.
NS708 lead by a duo of freshly rebuilt AC44C6M's bringing the long heavy loaded coal train down the steep Raccoon Mountain Grade and off of the CSXT Chattanooga Subdivision and onto the NS Alabama... (more)
Southern 2-8-0 630 pops out of the Missionary Ridge Tunnel with a freight consist during a Lerro Productions Charter on the Tennessee Valley Railroad.
Grain In The Elements
In the driving late fall rain, CSX V134-05 (Calhoun,GA-Terra Hute,IN) is slowly coming to a safe stop at the crew change point on the old main at Wauhatchie ... (more)
At least It Was A 40-2!
Out of all the interesting motor consist that could come out of the year 2013, CSX G319-11 is hustling north up the CSX Western & Atlantic Sub (WA) (MP WA... (more)
A new AC44C6M leads NS 107 (Chattanooga,TN-Sheffield,AL) for Sheffield, AL
NS 107 (Chattanooga,TN-Sheffield,AL) is slowly cutting through the NS controlled 23rd St. Interlock (MP-338.2/ 243.1 A) on the Chattanooga Terminal/AGS North-End. The Sheffield bound general frei... (more)
2000 or 2018!?
NS AC01, the Alton Park job with a assigned crew is getting ready to start it's shift, and doing the honor is GP59 NS 4621, and GP38-2 NS 5280, is slowly leaving ... (more)