Signs of spring are showing in North Carolina as trees are beginning to bloom as N&W 611 is seen passing through the tiny town of Rudd as it's leads the Virginian excursion north to Lynchburg on a... (more)
Norfolk Southern Steam Excursion 957 Steams South through Ruffin, NC. At the last light of day as they head back to The North Carolina Transportation Museum in Spencer, NC. After making a run Nort... (more)
The famed Norfolk And Western 611 splits the Southern Railway-era intermediate signals at Lawyers Station on the return trip to Spencer, North Carolina.
Good morning from High Point, North Carolina and the J!
The Lynchburg bound Virginian steam excursion behind the N&W 611 swings around the bend at the Lucky Strike factory north of Reidsville. Here we see the effects of 40+ mile per hour winds c... (more)
A very long 194 rolls southbound through Thomasville under the old Southern signals.
As the sun begins to set, N&W 611 and her train ease into the Amtrak station at Danville for a quick inspection before returning to Spencer.
611 crosses the Dan River on her southbound run back to Spencer easing to her station stop in Danville with a crowd of photographers gathered on a parallel RR trestle turned rail trail.
After a very late departure from Lynchburg, N&W 611 rides the high iron again, as she leads the southbound Virginian up the grade at Gretna.
After a very strange and unexpected snowfall, blue skies open up again to greet the famed N&W 611, as she glides across the impressive trestle at Altavista, Virginia.
With the wind picking up heavily, N&W 611 continues to pull the Virginian north to Lynchburg, as the train sweeps into Reidsville, North Carolina.
The streamlined J-Class steam engine is seen thundering through the village of Thomasville, North Carolina, while a large crowd watches in amazement as the powerful locomotive works up the former ... (more)
Only a few miles into her first public excursion of the season, Norfolk and Western J-Class 611 eases through the north end of Lexington, in preparation to stop at Lake to meet a southbound.