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  1. Beautiful Train, Friendly Crew!

    Beautiful Train, Friendly Crew!

    The SOU Rwy. 630 arrives back at Grand Junction after its second run of the day for the National Train Day activities at the TRVM in Chattanooga, TN. The train is seen here on the South leg of the wye that turns the train for the return, Eastbound trip to the East Chattanooga station.
  2. Fly Away, Fly Away!!!

    Fly Away, Fly Away!!!

    Notice the bird escapeing the steam thrown into the cool May Chattanooga air by the Southern Rwy. 630 as it arrives at Grand Junction. The train was arriving for the first run of the National Train Day activities at the TVRM.
  3. Steam In The Air

    Steam In The Air

    The light is PERFECT on this early May morning as the Southern Rwy. 630 approaches the wye at Grand Junction at the Tennessee Valley Railway Museum in Chattanooga, TN. The train was arriving around 9:15 AM for the first excusion run that was scheduled at 9:30. What a great start for National...
  4. Steaming Into Grand Junction

    Steaming Into Grand Junction

    The newly refurbished and great looking Southern Railway 630 pulls into Grand Junction Station at the Tennessee Valley Railroad Museum (TVRM)in Chattanooga, TN during the National Train Day activities, May 7, 2011.
  5. UP Coal Train

    UP Coal Train

    A UP coal train led by a couple of worn out looking units, 7284 and former SP now patched UP 6406 slowly comes to a stop roughly 5 miles north of Waco (Texas) Bellmead Yard.
  6. On the Picnic Point S Curve

    On the Picnic Point S Curve

    BNSF 6386 leads a loaded unit coal train thru Picnic Point Park headed for a crew change at Everett,WA then on to Roberts Bank,BC to discharge over 12000 tons of coal.
  7. At Track Speed thru Custer.

    At Track Speed thru Custer.

    BNSF 9904 leads an empty southbound unit coal train at track speed (60 MPH) thru Custer,WA after discharging over 12,000 tons of export coal at Roberts Bank,BC.It's headed back to PRB for another load.
  8. Headed east for another load

    Headed east for another load

    BNSF 6064 with another ES44AC lead an empty unit coal train headed to the Lowell,WA siding and a crew change before the train heads east on the single track Scenic Sub main.At the rear are two SD70ACes as DPU pushers.The train originated at Roberts Bank,BC and is headed to the Powder River Basin
  9. Crossing Coal River

    Crossing Coal River

    A coal train just off the Coal River Sub. crosses Coal River in St. Albans.
  10. Wrapped Around

    Wrapped Around

  11. MOFFAT TUNNEL East Portal

    MOFFAT TUNNEL East Portal

  12. Cedar Rapids Iowa Coal Loads

    Cedar Rapids Iowa Coal Loads

  13. Meet at ///tazloma siding

    Meet at ///tazloma siding

    Workiing exrra waiting for coal train to clear
  14. Empty coal train

    Empty coal train

    Empty coal train westbound at Rochelle Il
  15. Detoured coal train

    Detoured coal train

    Detouring empty coal train
  16. UP Coal Train

    UP Coal Train

    A loaded Union Pacific coal train roars through Conway, Arkansas in May 2000.
  17. C/N to Prince Rupert

    C/N to Prince Rupert

    Coal going north to Prince Rupert.3+1 one rear D.P.U.
  18. Southbound Coal

    Southbound Coal

    2 BNSF SD70MAC's lead a southbound coal train through Pinon, Colorado on the former ATSF-DRGW Joint Line north of Pueblo.
  19. CSX 7649

    CSX 7649

    Dragging a train of empties, crossing Coal River, 7649 is passed by an east bound grain train kicking up the new fallen snow.
  20. Fall Colors west of Roanoke, VA

    Fall Colors west of Roanoke, VA

    An NS coal train bears down west of Roanoke, VA on the old Virginian line.




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