Engineer Lane Baker concentrates on his duties as he guides the passenger train around the property on a cold, rainy winter weekend.
Southern Railway EMD FP7 #6133 arriving in Bryson City with the special train from Dilisboro. Taken on railfest 2007.
Southern Railway EMD FP7 #6133 sitting in the North Carolina Transportation Museum yard. The locomotive had just been dropped off by Norfolk Southern after being overhauled at the Ohio Centeral Ra... (more)
Rain clouds are rolling out at sunset as the crew sends their power to the roundhouse. NCTM's FP7, Southern 6133, goes for a spin on the turntable in the day's last light, aiming for the glow from... (more)
Being a new engineer has its stresses. There is a lot to look and listen for and learn to feel while managing the demands of the crew's directions. Additionally, older locomotives have their own q... (more)
History Lives! Shortly before the 611 night shoot session began at the N.C. Transportation Museum, I caught these two classic old diesels resting with the 611 in the background getting rea... (more)
Southern Railway FP7 No. 6133 prepares to depart the depot at the North Carolina Transportation Museum to make the short trip around the museum's grounds on a chilly afternoon. ... (more)
Saturday Night Lights This Southern FP7 and the Norfolk & Western 620 GP9 rest under the lights, indifferent to the hullabaloo surrounding the night photography session for the N&W 611 at ... (more)
Southern still serves the south here at the North Carolina Transportation Museum. 6133 leads the museum train through a narrow alley between two of the many preserved buildings of the old Southern... (more)
Several cab units soak up the afternoon sunlight as volunteers discuss the next equipment movements as they set up for the evening's night displays.
The Southern 6133 pulls a shortened version of the regular museum train consisting of 2 coaches from NS's excursion fleet and a restored NW caboose.
Southern Railway 6133 gets a young onlooker enjoying every bit out of seeing a train!
Southern railway 6133 gets the 11:30am museum train rolling from Barber junction.
With National Train Day in full swing. Switching activities continue on the old Southern Railway Spencer shop grounds. A well timed finger can capture moments that look right out of 1972.