Sunrise in Old Virginia. In the waning days of steam power, an aging Norfolk & Western M-Class "Mollie" races the dawn with a local mixed, carrying milk, newspapers and a few lonely passeng... (more)
By the dawn's early light... The first golden rays of a late October sunrise greet N&W Locomotive 382 as she rides the high iron across rolling farmland. Through the efforts of the crews ... (more)
Sunlight glints off a westbound mixed train which doesn't phase this goat on a beautiful fall morning. A Lerro Productions charter.
The sun has just risen above the horizon as NW leads a mixed train through the farms of southern Virginia. A Lerro Productions charter.
A local freight on the CN get's an early start through the Canadian prairies. Actually, SRC #89, nee CN #89 dressed as CN #911.
It's Boxing Day 1981 and not much is moving on CN so most of the tracks around the turntable are filled with MLWs. The neighbourhood kids play hockey on the frozen pond that has formed inside the ... (more)
Via Rail FP9A 6524 and RDC-1 sit at the Fairview engine terminal.
CNR 6767 leads Via #11 past CN's Fairview engine terminal (behind the train) as it leaves Halifax enroute to Montreal.
CN 6542 leads Via #11 past Simpson's, a few minutes after leaving Ocean Terminal enroute to Montreal.
An SD40 duo is lined up on the departure tracks at CN's Fairview engine facility. They will take a train west tonight. In 1979 it was relatively rare to see SD40s in Halifax, CN's Maritime lines w... (more)
Shrouded in a veil of blowing snow and steam, Train 202, "The Virginia Creeper" charges through a rural farm crossing on it's northbound run to Abingdon.
Trailing a beautiful, cold weather plume, the Lerro Productions rendition of "The Virginia Creeper" drifts toward a February sunset at Fairview.
N&W #382 from Paradise makes a late evening arrival to Fairview just before dusk.
A small mixed train, known locally as the Virginia Creeper, gets an early start on the day and makes it's way through Fairview one cold blistery Winter's day. A scene reminiscent of her days in Vi... (more)
The glow of the firebox provides a bit of warmth for the crew of this early morning's Creeper.