SARM operates the 'Secret City Scenic' excursion train over approximately seven miles of a former Southern Railway branchline which was built to provide rail service to the US Department of Energy... (more)
In L&N paint for the Southern Appalachia Railway Museum in Oak Ridge Tennessee L&N 1315 is on its way back from working the NS interchange at Blair
Ex-Southern Railway GP30 #2561 leads the Secret City Scenic back to Oak Ridge.
SARM's ex-Seaboard/L&N GP30 #1030 leads the Valentine's Special Dinner Train to Blair at sunset.
SARM's newly required ex-CSX/L&N U-Boat (one of two) #9553 brings the Secret City Scenic back to the K-25 facility from Blair. There are plans to restore these engines to their former L&N livery.
Short lived beauty L&N 1315 leads SARM's Secret City Scenic excursion train back into the K-25 government complex on a beautiful spring day. Just a few months later this beautiful engine wo... (more)
The ex-Southern Geep does the honors on Saturday as the final day of the 8th annual Oak Ridge Horn Honk is coming to a close. Soon both GP's will pull the passenger train to Blair and return.
I was born too late to see the real L&N of a generation ago, but here in southern Tennessee the past comes alive. A lovingly restored Alco earns some money for the Southern Appalachia Railroad mu... (more)
What a splendid sight in the year 2009! The lovingly restored Alco earns some money for the museum as she switches loaded haz-waste cars that will ultimately be destined for interchange to... (more)
Want to have some fun, get your head into the game? Try changing a out a piston on an Alco 251-12. Again we need to thank the guys out here sweatin' and cussin' and doing the dirty tedious work ... (more)
Just a few miles from home rails this old locomotive is getting some TLC. I hope she ends up looking as good as the one behind it.
Hey, when you go out to watch that operating vintage locomotive always remember these guys who sweated and toiled in obscurity barring over an engine and replacing a power assembly to allow you to... (more)
L&N 1315 puts on a show only a ALCO can provide getting her train under way again near Oak Ridge, Tenn.
L&N 1315 poses with N&W caboose 555532 at a night photo shoot at the Southern Appalachia Railway Museum in Tennessee.
Night Photo shoot