In its second day of public excursion service, the 1218 is coming from Shaffer's Crossing to couple ahead of a Lynchburg-bound special.
Bird view of Roanoke Station and the Virginia Museum of Transportation.
Photographer- Unknown- from the 35 mm original Kodachrome slide.
Former Wabash #100, now (at the time the photo was taken) N&W #500 "Claytor Lake" brings up the rear of an N&W 611 po... (more)
602 is heading back to Shaffer's Crossing Roundhouse. With a beautiful shot of the Hotel Roanoke in the background
This engineer is looking for track conditions ahead as he departs the station at Roanoke for points east. Special thanks to the Virginia Museum of Transportation and Lerro Productions for another ... (more)
The smoke from Y6a 2167 lingers as grimy class A 1219 steams through the station with a westbound freight near the end of the locomotive's run.
N&W Y6a 2167 is pushing an eastbound freight through Roanoke on a beautiful November morning with the railway's office buildings in the background.
I ran down the platform to catch this N&W K2a just cutting off Shenendoah Division train 1 from Hagerstown, Md.. This was the start of an exciting day of rail photography.
Galley of NS diner "General Nathan Bedford Forrest"