RailPictures.Net Photo: NKCR 5102 Alabama & Tennessee River EMD GP50 at Hardwick, Alabama by Josh Putman
How do you get up close and personal with the famed 611 in a controlled setting? Why, you attend the Photo Charter offered by the museum and TRAINS magazine, of course! An amazing amount of effort was put into this one-day (and likely one-time) event that was truly worth the price of admission. And this is a mere sample of what we went home with. Here, #501 is dressed up to play the part of power leased from ACL in the late 50's when N&W was converting to diesel. Both did a couple…
Canadian Pacific Holiday Train
Setting adjacent to the Bob Julian Roundhouse in Spencer, North Carolina, the Norfolk Southern "Honoring Our Veterans" SD60E awaits the following day's National Train Day Activities at the North Carolina Transportation Museum.