Southern 4501: Railfest 2015 Cleveland Excursions is a free online Railroad Discussion Forum and Railroad Photo Gallery for railroaders, railfans, model railroaders and anyone else who is interested in railroads. We cover a wide variety of topics, including freight trains, passenger and commuter railroads, rail news and information, tourist railroads, railway museums and railroad history.


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On September 12 & 13, 2015, the Tennessee Valley Railroad Museum hosted their 5th annual Railfest event. The main attraction was Southern 2-8-2 #4501, which pulled two 21st Century Steam excursions each day along the Norfolk Southern line from TVRM's depot in Chattanooga to Bradley Yard in Cleveland, Tennessee. 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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