On May 8, 1991, the Be 4/4 #171 of the SMB (built in 1932) drives at Oberburg with freight train # 956 in the direction of Burgdorf. Remarkable: No freight car has been sprayed yet by vandals!
The Norfolk Southern Office Car Special slows to a stop behind its trio of F units on a warm early fall morning.
The NS office car special rounds the curve at "Grinnell" on Main 1 with part of the downtown Atlanta skyline towering in the distance.
WE 108, 102, 101 lead ballast empties over Rt. 51
611 is making light work of her short consist as she rolls through High Point on her way to Spencer.
N&W 611 passes the classic Southern Railway signals at milepost 239.8 in Danville, VA on its way to the NC Transportation Museum in Spencer for its annual inspection.
NW 611 steams through Goodview, Virginia, on a ferry run to Spencer from Roanoke. As Graham Claytor said, "It is a good thing to let another generation know what a steam locomotive is".
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.
Drifting towards Roanoke, N&W 611 passes the endangered N&W CPLs at CP Webster with the Blue Ridge Mountains looming in the background. Minus the domes and the vehicles parked beside the road,this... (more)
The fireman hangs in the window as 765 gets up to speed through Roanoke Indiana
Sporting pink flags in honor of Mother's Day, 611 thunders under the Blue Ridge Parkway in the small community of Bonsack, enroute to Lynchburg with the first trip of the day out of Roanoke.
Two friends and myself arrived early at Blue Ridge Saturday morning figuring we would be one of the first people there. Much to our surprise, they were already 30-40 people scattered in several pl... (more)
NW 611 works its way downgrade past the old NW CPL signals at Blue Ridge, Virginia.
NW 611 leads an excursion through the small Virginia town of The Plains
Norfolk Southern's "Honoring First Responders" SD60E number 911 leads train 956 (operating as CP Rail train 2nd-931) across the Gauntlet Bridge over the Susquehanna River near Wilkes-Bar... (more)