After holding for 214, 158, and 36Q at the south end of the double track, 611 resumes the ferry move from Roanoke to Spencer at this location just south of Chatham.
News just out, the Golden Gate Railroad Museum equipment including No.2472 is moving to the Northwestern Pacific in Sonoma California. One of the last outings of Golden Gate Railroad Museum's Sou... (more)
Norfolk and Western 611 shoves up the hill out of the Virginia Museum Transportation in Roanoke, ready for a ferry move to Spencer as NS train number 956, on a cold January 6, 2017 morning.
Winter storm Helena is blanketing the Whippany Railway Museum with a thick coating of snow. Texaco Fireless locomotive 7240 poses with a SOO Line refrigerator car and a M&E bobber caboose on a ph... (more)
Making its inaugural run of 2017, Norfolk and Western 611 marches towards Spencer, NC for its annual inspection prior to a busy excursion season. Following the old Virginian route between Roanoke ... (more)
The mighty 611 hardly makes a sound as it slips through the recently opened double track section just south of Thomasville, NC. I am still quite surprised at how quiet such an impressive machine c... (more)
On a ferry move from the Virginia Museum of Transportation to the North Carolina Transportation Museum, N&W 611 sings the song of her near extinct people as the train ducks under the old Southern-... (more)
#10 prepares to depart with the "Train Robbery Special". The chainsaw on the pilot remained on the pilot for the entire trip, standing guard for any unexpected obstacles on the line.
A light snowfall greets the N&W 611 as it steams up Yadkin Hill on its final approach to the North Carolina Transportation Museum, where it will spend the next few months getting prepared for anot... (more)
A young man by the enginehouse doors holds his ears against the onslaught of the Strasburg's No. 475 pulling the 3:00 p.m. train's ten passenger cars into the station area. This photo affords an ... (more)
Tying on the power. Like many tourist railroads, the route of the Everett Railroad Santa's Express Trains does not have any turning facilities for the locomotive. Therefore, the trains run... (more)
Headed for Hollidaysburg. After spending Saturday night in the company's Duncansville engine facility, Everett Railroad Locomotive #11 runs east along Broad Street (Rte 22) as she makes the... (more)
Sunset falls on Grand Canyon Railway #29 after her first run to the Grand Canyon in eight years.
In a timeless scene of steam in Southern California, Santa Fe 3751 slowly backs off the Redondo turntable and onto the coupling track as it heads for North Yard to join the display equipment waiti... (more)
Working upgrade at Reservoir Road. Just after crossing the Little Juniata River, the Everett Railroad's Locomotive Number 11 is working pretty hard upgrade with 3 heavy steel coaches, as sh... (more)