N&W J Class 4-8-4 611 crossing the bridge over the Roanoke River and English Park at Altavista, VA
N&W J Class 4-8-4 611 has just departed the Passenger station in Lynchburg, VA and is putting on quite the show as it is headed back South to Spencer, NC
"The Queen of Steam Thundering North"
With a fully booked train consisting of some of the finest private railcars in America, NS train 958 thunders Northbound on the former Southern Rai... (more)
The springtime morning air is cool, but crisp in Salisbury, North Carolina as Roanoke's best, the J-Class 611, slowly eases out of town. With a train full of passengers, the 611 put on a once-in-a... (more)
Southbound 957 crosses the bridge spanning the Roanoke River, the NS Altavista District, and the park from where this photo was taken in Altavista.
Former Southern Pacific Railroad, Baldwin class of 1921 heavy Pacific. One of two Espee Pacifics restored post-steam era. She is on loan to CSRM by the Pacific Locomotive Association, last operate... (more)
After taking the winter months off Union Pacific FEF3 #844 returned to the mainline on April 10th, 2017 for a 'break-in' run between Cheyenne, WY and Greeley, CO. On the return leg of its journey ... (more)
Southbound 957, the return leg of the Spencer-Lynchburg trips run by NCTM, pauses briefly in Danville to swap out EMS personnel.
SRC #90 and a local NS freight give a present time Then and Now of railroading at Leaman Place Junction.
Union Pacific 4-8-4 No. 844 and ES44AH No. 2760 lead a "Break In Special" south through the small town of Eaton, Colorado on April 10, 2017. The train was symboled PCYCY3 10, and it operated along... (more)
Black River & Western's Consolidation crosses Johanna Farms Road just south of Flemington with an Easter Bunny Excursion as she heads for Ringoes
425 blasts out of Tamaqua Tunnel with her short passenger consist during a Lerro Productions photo runby
I have always wondered what 611 would look like under these classic Southern signals. And on 4-9-17 that happened. NS 957 with the NW 611 as sole power is running south to Charlotte with the Charl... (more)
Returning from Leaman Place Junction after picking up 12 inbound cars dropped off by NS, #89 and SW-8 #8618 work hard up the grade on their way back to Strasburg where the train will be sorted.
N&W J Class #611 departs Salisbury, NC providing an magnificent show to everyone trackside. It marked the first time since 1994 that the 611 would travel to Charlotte.