Southern 6900 sits outside the roundhouse in Spencer enjoying the afternoon sun before its shoved in its stall for the night.
Southern E8(a)s 6900-6914-6904 depart Peachtree Station in Atlanta, Georgia with Southern #1, the Southern Crescent circa 1970/1971. R. T. Steinbrenner Photo
The days leading up to "Streamliners at Spencer" provided all sorts of colorful, wild, and unconventional locomotive consists. Such is the case here, as Southern 6900 retrieved Union Pac... (more)
Southern Railway E8A 6900 sits with Wabash E8A 1009 and Pennsylvania E8A 5711 overnight at the Streamliners in Spencer event
A pair of Classic EMD Streamliners rest inside the NCTM Roundhouse.
Streamliners at Spencer.
SOU 6900 rests outside of the Bob Julian Roundhouse at the NCTM. Just imagine, 6900, 6901, 6913, and 6914 pulling a string of silver streamlined passenger cars. Ah, one can dream!
NS 5642 and SOU 2601 was not the only railroad equipment sitting side by side up at the NCTM today. Southern 2923 then after a nasty crash became SOU 6900 was sitting beside New Havens Pine Tree S... (more)
Southern 6900 and Atlantic Coast Line 501 were parked just far enough back in the roundhouse that one could finally fit both these beauties in one shot.
Various cab units sit around the Bob-Julian round house at NCTM, including the four shown above.
Flanked by Southern GP30 #2601 and FP7 #6133.
Lots of classic colors were at the Streamliners at Spencer event seen from the cab of 6900.