NS A-B-B-A F-units highball east with an inspection trip from Memphis to Chattanooga. The clouds seen in the background are from thunderstorms in central Tennessee.
It's a muggy June evening as an NS OCS deadhead move to Memphis passes through Bridgeport on CSX rails.
Scherer coal empties utilize the CSX trackage rights between Wauhatchie, TN and Stevenson, AL. An NS crew will operate the train but it will run with a CSX 'Z' symbol between those points.
When not on NS mainline tours, Southern 630 earns her keep on TVRM’s “bread and butter” operation, the Missionary Ridge Local, a six-mile round trip ride on the outskirts of Chattanooga.
Recently repainted 'boxcar' logo GP38-2 reposes at Oakworth Yard. This unit is former Conrail 8163.
A trio of EMD SD60-series locomotives leads a southbound mixed freight down the AGS.
GSMR Nantahala Gorge excursion train is just out of Bryson City, headed west on the former Southern Railway Murphy Branch.
GSMR excursion train passes through Almond, headed for the Nantahala Gorge. This is the former Southern Railway Murphy Branch.
The former Southern Railway roundhouse in Spencer now houses one of the best preserved collections of railroad equipment in the nation.
For the first time during this spring's "21st Century Steam" tour, 630 takes to the mainline without diesel assistance during three roundtrip excursions between Spencer and Barber, NC.
Black locomotives and white steam pop against the landscape of a grey winter's day as the 630 leads an excursion to Attalla along the foot of Lookout Mountain.
This year's "21st Century Steam" season was off to an early, cold start as the 630 led a roundtrip excursion between Chattanooga, TN and Attalla, AL on the former Alabama Great Southern.