N&W 4-8-4 611 crossing the Yadkin river in perfect light on it's way back to Spencer, NC on it's last trip of the weekend.
This is not something you see every day. A steam locomotive and a jet airplane. Yet here in 2017, we have the N&W 611 running the wye at Charlotte's Douglas International Airport. The lead to the ... (more)
N&W J Class 4-8-4 611 working hard as it crests the grade at Charlotte Junction on the former Southern Railway mainline from Atlanta to Washington DC. The line which diverges to the left is the R-... (more)
N&W J Class 4-8-4 611 preparing for departure in the pre-dawn hours on a brisk April morning
N&W J Class 4-8-4 611 passing through Kannapolis, NC on it's way to Charlotte
N&W J Class 4-8-4 611 crossing the large viaduct in Altavista, VA
N&W J Class 4-8-4 611 passing an autorack train led by a standard cab Dash 9 on the double track in Thomasville, NC
N&W J Class 4-8-4 611 blasts out of the Park Ave tunnel after departing the passenger station in Lynchburg, VA
N&W J Class 4-8-4 611 rounding a curve in front of a farm house near Gretna, VA
N&W J Class 4-8-4 611 passing an old grain silo in Ruffin, NC
N&W J Class 4-8-4 611 crossing the Dan river in Danville, VA on it's way back to Spencer.
N&W J Class 4-8-4 611 all steamed up and ready to go! The 611 is sitting in the yard in Spencer while riders board for the trip to Lynchburg and back.
N&W J Class 4-8-4 611 passing through Ruffin, NC on it's way to Lynchburg
N&W J Class 4-8-4 611 crossing the bridge over the Yadkin River after having just departed from Spencer, NC on the first trip of the weekend just after sunrise
N&W J Class 4-8-4 611 crossing the bridge over the Roanoke River and English Park at Altavista, VA