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  1. In the weeds

    In the weeds

    ET&WNC RS'3s sitting at Elizabethton, TN in the mid 1980s. These were the former C of G engines that the Southern traded for what became 630 and 722 for the steam program in the 60s. One was scrapped, the other is at TVRM now...
  2. "Ghost" train

    "Ghost" train

    Taken along the former East Tennessee & Western North Carolina Railroad (3 foot) grade through the Doe River gorge near Hampton, Tennessee. This was a very popular photo spot during their excursions in the 1930s. After taking this photo, I found a photo taken from the exact same location... is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to - An online railroad bookstore featuring a curated selection of new and used railroad books. Railroad pictorials, railroad history, steam locomotives, passenger trains, modern railroading. Hundreds of titles available, most at discount prices! We also have a video and children's book section. - An online model railroad bookstore featuring a curated selection of new and used books. Layout design, track plans, scenery and structure building, wiring, DCC, Tinplate, Toy Trains, Price Guides and more.

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