Norfolk Western 4-8-4 611 and 4-8-0 475 pose side by side at Cherry Hill on the Strasburg Rail Road
Comparing Roanoke's 1950-built J-Class 611 to Baldwin's 1906-built M-Class 475, in a scene created at the SRC/VMT/Lerro sunset photo session
"Together at last." J Class Norfolk and Western double heads with a 4-8-0 M Class "Molly". The Molly has been dressed up to represent Norfolk and Western 382 during 611's visit to the railway an... (more)
"Full throttle and rods down." Norfolk and Western J class 611 takes a pass at full throttle letting off a hearty plume of smoke and looking resplendent as ever. Photo details: ISO 400,... (more)
Shades of yellow, orange, blue and purple surround the N&W J class locomotive as she slowly backs away from the photo line outside of the Verdant View farm beginning another day of turning back th... (more)
"Dawn": Only the whine of her dynamo and the occasional stomp from her dual air compressors indicates that this
Roanoke VA built, 300 psi, 4-8-4 is about minutes away from unleashing h... (more)
A scene that could have been in southern Virginia in the 1950's: Norfolk and Western class J #611 has been demoted to local freight train duties while M class #382 handles the Virginia Creeper loc... (more)
Norfolk Western 611 really lays down some thick smoke as it climbs the grade out of Cherry Hill approaching the Esbenshade grade crossing during Strasburg Rail Roads Photo Freight event.
Norfolk Western 475 rolls through the Pennsylvania Countryside with a mixed train
A triple meet for the ages: From left to right are N&W #382 (#475), N&W #611, and an Amtrak ACS-64. This meet took place during a Lerro Productions photo charter.
"Sunrise with the J": N&W #611 breaks the early morning silence outside of the Verdant View Farm as the sun just barely breaks over the hills to the East.
The farmer's wife gives a friendly wave to the N&W mixed freight, in a scene created at the SRC/VMT/Lerro sunset photo session
Hard-charging J-Class No. 611 pulling a freight, passing by M-Class No. 475 in the siding, in a scene from the SRC/VMT/Lerro sunset photo session
Norfolk Western 475 rolls up to the stop at the Cherry Hill picnic area.
After handling the day's passenger trips and taking a freight train to the interchange at Leaman Place, ex-CN Mogul no. 89 brings two cars back west toward Strasburg.