Southern Railway 1380 one of the only streamlined 4-6-2's on the Southern pauses at Atlanta Yard
In a rare scene from the early days of color photography, Southern Ps-class Pacific 1244 is shown at the roundhouse at Savannah, Georgia in 1938. The 1910 Baldwin is all spiffed up in green, silve... (more)
This shot brings back some great memories of an event that will never again happen. Even today, I'm amazed I was a part of it. This scene was taken by my friend Joe Givens. I was on board the trai... (more)
Under a canopy of coal smoke, Southern's ex-C&O Kanawha (2-8-4) rolls an eastbound ferry run during her short stint in excursion service. She's topping the hill here at Oreton, VA, en route to Kno... (more)
An eastbound coal drag behind Y6 2129 and class A 1216 pull upgrade near the summit of the Blue Ridge grade. I met several other railfans on this trip and one of them must have been Jerry Carson ... (more)
The late afternoon light illuminates the details of Y6a 2167 as it awaits another eastbound freight to push up the Blue Ridge grade.
Yes sir, folks---Southern's Best Friend of Charleston replica (built at Spencer Shops) was a genuine steamer. Alas, it only operated in forward, and a small gasoline engine had to pull it backward... (more)
Southbound Southern Ry. steam excursion with Royal Hudson 2839 in charge leaves Lynchburg.
Union Pacific CHallenger No.3985 is disguised as Clinchfield 676 for the 50th Annual Santa Claus train
Ex-C&O Kanawha 2716, leased by KRM to the Southern, blasts upgrade with an eastbound ferry run.