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When Norfolk & Western merged with the Southern Railway, two of its locomotives, #611 and #1218, were fired up and used on excursions.
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Photo ID: 713766

NW 611 approaches Carpenters as railfans collect their pictures.

Railroad: Norfolk & Western
Locomotive: Steam 4-8-4
Location: Strasburg, Pennsylvania, USA
Locomotive #: NW 611
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: October 18, 2019


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By: Eric W. Benson

Added: Oct 21, 2019

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Photo ID: 713492

NW train 611 makes its final move toward the station at Strasburg after a full day of excursions on a cold afternoon in PA.

Railroad: Norfolk & Western
Locomotive: Steam 4-8-4
Location: Strasburg, Pennsylvania, USA
Locomotive #: NW 611
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: October 18, 2019


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By: Eric W. Benson

Added: Oct 19, 2019

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Photo ID: 712725

The "611 Shuttle"- probably one of its easiest assignments of all-time, with only 3 cars. Several 15-minute trips were scheduled today, backing from Strasburg to Ground Hog Cut and retu... (more)

Railroad: Norfolk & Western
Locomotive: Steam 4-8-4
Location: Strasburg, Pennsylvania, USA
Locomotive #: NW 611
Train ID: 9:30 611 Shuttle
Photo Date: October 12, 2019


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By: Bob Kise

Added: Oct 12, 2019

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Photo ID: 711417

N&W J 611 powers the 4:30 p.m Strasburg Railroad special returning back to the Strasburg station. The train is approaching the Cherry Lane grade crossing.

Railroad: Norfolk & Western
Locomotive: Steam 4-8-4
Location: Ronks, Pennsylvania, USA
Locomotive #: N&W 611
Train ID:
Photo Date: September 28, 2019


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By: Carl Perelman

Added: Sep 29, 2019

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Photo ID: 711253

The N&W 611 crew was kindly making smoke for the photo line at Esbenshade.

Railroad: Norfolk & Western
Locomotive: Steam 4-8-4
Location: Strasburg, Pennsylvania, USA
Locomotive #: NW 611
Train ID: 12:30 Extra
Photo Date: September 28, 2019


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By: Bob Kise

Added: Sep 28, 2019

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Photo ID: 698435

The 1218 is arriving in Columbus from Bellevue with a long train bound for the Ohio State Fair.

Railroad: Norfolk & Western
Locomotive: Steam 2-6-6-4
Location: Columbus, Ohio, USA
Locomotive #: NW 1218
Train ID: Passenger Extra
Photo Date: August, 1988


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By: Bob Kise

Added: May 28, 2019

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Photo ID: 698299

The 40th anniversary re-creation of the Norfolk and Western's "Powhatan Arrow" on an afternoon "Lynchburg turn" excursion. No tool car, with all available original 1949 Powh... (more)

Railroad: Norfolk & Western
Locomotive: Steam 4-8-4
Location: Virginia, USA
Locomotive #: NW 611
Train ID: Powhatan Arrow
Photo Date: September 16, 1989


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By: Bob Kise

Added: May 26, 2019

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Photo ID: 698296

The 1218 is getting ready to go back to Roanoke from Lynchburg, on its second public excursion. Later in the day, it will run from Roanoke to Walton and return.

Railroad: Norfolk & Western
Locomotive: Steam 2-6-6-4
Location: Lynchburg, Virginia, USA
Locomotive #: NW 1218
Train ID: Passenger Extra
Photo Date: April 26, 1987


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By: Bob Kise

Added: May 26, 2019

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Photo ID: 697986

The gate is down for the NW 1218 doubleheading with the 611 from Lynchburg, VA to Salisbury, NC for the 1989 NRHS convention.

Railroad: Norfolk & Western
Locomotive: Steam 2-6-6-4
Location: Jamestown, North Carolina, USA
Locomotive #: NW 1218
Train ID: NRHS Special
Photo Date: July 18, 1989


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By: Bob Kise

Added: May 23, 2019

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Photo ID: 667612

N&W 1218 is crossing the Cumberland River Bridge at Burnside, KY

Railroad: Norfolk & Western
Locomotive: Steam 2-6-6-4
Location: Burnside, Kentucky, USA
Locomotive #: NW 1218
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: September 20, 1986


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By: Paul F. De Luca

Added: Aug 16, 2018

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Photo ID: 657584

Articulated - A picture is worth a thousand words. 1218 has been serviced at Auville Yard, on the Dry Fork Branch, and is leaving town via the west leg of the Iaeger Wye. She will continue the wes... (more)

Railroad: Norfolk Southern
Locomotive: Steam 2-6-6-4
Location: Iaeger, West Virginia, USA
Locomotive #: N&W 1218
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: August 07, 1991


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By: Steve Hutchison

Added: May 10, 2018

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Photo ID: 651143

Norfolk & Western J-Class #611 leads the Norfolk Southern Blue Ridge Special west/north towards Asheville, NC, seen here just down the road in Black Mountain, NC, shortly after conquering the loop... (more)

Railroad: Norfolk & Western
Locomotive: Steam 4-8-4
Location: Black Mountain, North Carolina, USA
Locomotive #: NW 611
Train ID: NS 958
Photo Date: April 10, 2016


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By: Vanakatherock

Added: Mar 11, 2018

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Photo ID: 650531

N&W 611 puts on a display of raw power, engulfing the Southern Rwy signal bridge in a cloud of thick black smoke. The excursion is returning to Greensboro, NC after a trip to its hometown of Roano... (more)

Railroad: Norfolk & Western
Locomotive: Steam 4-8-4
Location: Galveston, Virginia, USA
Locomotive #: N&W 611
Train ID: NS 958
Photo Date: April 23, 2016


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By: Ted Bockley

Added: Mar 05, 2018

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Photo ID: 641329

The last shots from a weekend of chasing trains on the Rathole were here at South Fork Trestle just north of Kings Mountain, KY. N&W 1218 ran south on Saturday and 611 ran north from Chattanooga o... (more)

Railroad: Norfolk & Western
Locomotive: Steam 4-8-4
Location: South Fork, Kentucky, USA
Locomotive #: NW 611
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: September 24, 1988


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By: Paul F. De Luca

Added: Dec 16, 2017

Views: 1,806
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Photo ID: 639434

This was a special excursion to celebrate the 25th Anniversary of Southern Ry. and Norfolk Southern steam excursions. Class J 611 and class A 1218 were double headed from Chattanooga to Atlanta. S... (more)

Railroad: Norfolk & Western
Locomotive: Steam 4-8-4
Location: Rome, Georgia, USA
Locomotive #: N&W 611
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: November 03, 1991


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By: Bob Krone

Added: Nov 28, 2017

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