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Owner: Norfolk & Western
Model:UNKNOWN 4-8-4Built As:Builder Info (Unavailable )
Serial Number:388Order No:
Frame Number: Built:
Notes:Built Roanoke May 1950
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N&W 611 on the Powhatan Arrow
Title:  N&W 611 on the Powhatan Arrow
Description: 
Photo Date:  11/17/1957  Upload Date: 5/27/2010 2:37:44 PM
Location:  Villamont, VA
Author:  Robert Collins
Categories: 
Locomotives:  NW 611(4-8-4)
Views:  2559   Comments: 1
NW 611
Title:  NW 611
Description:  Actual location is Villamont, VA
Photo Date:  11/27/1957  Upload Date: 11/22/2014 6:25:53 PM
Location:  Villamay, VA
Author:  Jack Smith
Categories: 
Locomotives:  NW 611(4-8-4)
Views:  129   Comments: 0
Various shots of the Southern Steam Program around Birmingham, AL along with Heart of Dixie Equipment
Title:  Various shots of the Southern Steam Program around Birmingham, AL along with Heart of Dixie Equipment
Description:  Photos taken by Glenn Marsh and part of his collection
Photo Date:  4/4/1979  Upload Date: 11/17/2010 4:47:37 PM
Location:  Birmingham, AL
Author:  Glenn Marsh
Categories:  Steam
Locomotives:  NW 611(4-8-4)
Views:  515   Comments: 1
611 Visits Columbia
Title:  611 Visits Columbia
Description:  Andrews Yard
Photo Date:  5/3/1982  Upload Date: 5/3/2013 1:14:35 AM
Location:  Columbia, SC
Author:  Dr. McEleveen
Categories:  RollingStock,Yard,Station,Steam,Passenger,Action
Locomotives:  NW 611(4-8-4)
Views:  457   Comments: 0
Norfolk & Western J-Class #611 has been pulled out into the open air so the boiler can be fired off for a valve, fitting, gauge, etc. check. At the Southern Railway Norris Yard System Steam Shop
Title:  Norfolk & Western J-Class #611 has been pulled out into the open air so the boiler can be fired off for a valve, fitting, gauge, etc. check. At the Southern Railway Norris Yard System Steam Shop
Description:  Norfolk & Western J-Class #611 in the final stages of preparation for the fall excursion schedule
Photo Date:  8/1/1982  Upload Date: 7/27/2009 3:19:53 PM
Location:  Irondale, AL
Author:  Bernie Feltman
Categories:  Roster,Steam,Passenger
Locomotives:  NW 611(4-8-4)
Views:  1213   Comments: 7
Norfolk & Western J-Class #611 sitting just outside the Southern Railway Norris Yard System Steam Shop
Title:  Norfolk & Western J-Class #611 sitting just outside the Southern Railway Norris Yard System Steam Shop
Description:  Norfolk & Western J-Class #611 builder plate from the Roanoke Shop
Photo Date:  8/1/1982  Upload Date: 1/20/2011 11:04:32 AM
Location:  Irondale, AL
Author:  Bernie Feltman
Categories:  Roster,Steam,Passenger
Locomotives:  NW 611(4-8-4)
Views:  734   Comments: 6
Norfolk & Western J-Class #611 getting some last minute attention in the Norris Yard System Steam Shop
Title:  Norfolk & Western J-Class #611 getting some last minute attention in the Norris Yard System Steam Shop
Description:  In just a few days N&W 611 will depart for Virginia, home rails and a busy excursion season.
Photo Date:  8/1/1982  Upload Date: 7/27/2009 7:22:41 PM
Location:  Irondale, AL
Author:  Bernie Feltman
Categories:  Roster,Steam,Passenger
Locomotives:  NW 611(4-8-4)
Views:  1434   Comments: 4
Norfolk & Western J-Class #611, lightly steaming just outside the Southern Railway System Norris Yard Steam Shop
Title:  Norfolk & Western J-Class #611, lightly steaming just outside the Southern Railway System Norris Yard Steam Shop
Description:  J-Class #611 is getting a final look-over before the fall excursion season
Photo Date:  8/1/1982  Upload Date: 1/19/2011 10:15:29 PM
Location:  Irondale, AL
Author:  Bernie Feltman
Categories:  Roster,Steam,Passenger
Locomotives:  NW 611(4-8-4)
Views:  1519   Comments: 6
NW 611
Title:  NW 611
Description: 
Photo Date:  8/6/1982  Upload Date: 4/4/2008 8:33:09 PM
Location:  Sterling, IL
Author:  marc malnekoff
Categories: 
Locomotives:  NW 611(4-8-4)
Views:  453   Comments: 0
NW 611
Title:  NW 611
Description: 
Photo Date:  8/6/1982  Upload Date: 4/4/2008 8:34:14 PM
Location:  Sterling, IL
Author:  marc malnekoff
Categories: 
Locomotives:  NW 611(4-8-4)
Views:  482   Comments: 0
NW 611
Title:  NW 611
Description: 
Photo Date:  8/6/1982  Upload Date: 4/4/2008 8:34:56 PM
Location:  Sterling, IL
Author:  marc malnekoff
Categories: 
Locomotives:  NW 611(4-8-4)
Views:  990   Comments: 0
NW 611
Title:  NW 611
Description: 
Photo Date:  8/6/1982  Upload Date: 4/4/2008 8:35:33 PM
Location:  Sterling, IL
Author:  marc malnekoff
Categories: 
Locomotives:  NW 611(4-8-4)
Views:  401   Comments: 0
NW 611
Title:  NW 611
Description: 
Photo Date:  8/6/1982  Upload Date: 4/4/2008 8:36:14 PM
Location:  Sterling, IL
Author:  marc malnekoff
Categories: 
Locomotives:  NW 611(4-8-4)
Views:  375   Comments: 0
NW 611
Title:  NW 611
Description:  1982 fantrip with N&W 611 turned around ready to head to Chicago.
Photo Date:  8/6/1982  Upload Date: 1/25/2007 8:35:51 PM
Location:  Sterling, IL
Author:  marc malnekoff
Categories: 
Locomotives:  NW 611(4-8-4)
Views:  752   Comments: 0
NW 611
Title:  NW 611
Description:  1982 Fantrip To Sterling from Chicago
Photo Date:  8/6/1982  Upload Date: 1/25/2007 8:44:15 PM
Location:  Sterling, IL
Author:  marc malnekoff
Categories: 
Locomotives:  NW 611(4-8-4)
Views:  478   Comments: 0
NW 611
Title:  NW 611
Description:  Heading eastbound passenger train
Photo Date:  8/7/1982  Upload Date: 8/16/2012 11:31:22 PM
Location:  Nelson, IL
Author:  Stephen Borleske
Categories:  Passenger,Action
Locomotives:  NW 611(4-8-4)
Views:  246   Comments: 0
NW 611
Title:  NW 611
Description:  On westbound passenger extra
Photo Date:  8/7/1982  Upload Date: 8/16/2012 11:32:47 PM
Location:  Sterling, IL
Author:  Stephen Borleske
Categories:  Steam,Passenger
Locomotives:  NW 611(4-8-4)
Views:  483   Comments: 0
NW 611
Title:  NW 611
Description:  On westbound passenger extra
Photo Date:  8/7/1982  Upload Date: 8/16/2012 11:33:40 PM
Location:  Sterling, IL
Author:  Stephen Borleske
Categories:  Steam,Passenger
Locomotives:  NW 611(4-8-4)
Views:  249   Comments: 0
NW 611
Title:  NW 611
Description:  On westbound passenger extra
Photo Date:  8/7/1982  Upload Date: 8/16/2012 11:34:47 PM
Location:  Sterling, IL
Author:  Stephen Borleske
Categories:  Steam,Passenger,Action
Locomotives:  NW 611(4-8-4)
Views:  222   Comments: 0
NW 611
Title:  NW 611
Description:  On westbound passenger extra
Photo Date:  8/7/1982  Upload Date: 8/16/2012 11:35:51 PM
Location:  Sterling, IL
Author:  Stephen Borleske
Categories:  Steam,Passenger,Action
Locomotives:  NW 611(4-8-4)
Views:  294   Comments: 0
NW 611
Title:  NW 611
Description:  On westbound passenger extra
Photo Date:  8/7/1982  Upload Date: 8/16/2012 11:36:49 PM
Location:  Sterling, IL
Author:  Stephen Borleske
Categories:  Steam,Passenger,Action
Locomotives:  NW 611(4-8-4)
Views:  173   Comments: 0
NW 611
Title:  NW 611
Description:  On westbound passenger extra
Photo Date:  8/7/1982  Upload Date: 8/16/2012 11:37:25 PM
Location:  Sterling, IL
Author:  Stephen Borleske
Categories:  Steam,Passenger
Locomotives:  NW 611(4-8-4)
Views:  131   Comments: 0
NW 611
Title:  NW 611
Description: 
Photo Date:  8/17/1982  Upload Date: 11/29/2007 12:51:37 AM
Location:  Fort Wayne, IN
Author:  marc malnekoff
Categories: 
Locomotives:  NW 611(4-8-4)
Views:  721   Comments: 0
Southern Railway SW7 #1130 next to the former steam shop, with Norfolk & Western J 611 smoking in the background
Title:  Southern Railway SW7 #1130 next to the former steam shop, with Norfolk & Western J 611 smoking in the background
Description:  Southern Railway SW7 #1130 was built January 1950 as Southern Railway #6861
Photo Date:  8/19/1982  Upload Date: 6/29/2009 12:16:35 AM
Location:  Irondale, AL
Author:  Bernie Feltman
Categories:  Roster
Locomotives:  SOU 1130(SW7) NW 611(4-8-4)
Views:  824   Comments: 5
N&W 611 rests at the Southern Railway headquarters on it's way back to Roanoke
Title:  N&W 611 rests at the Southern Railway headquarters on it's way back to Roanoke
Description: 
Photo Date:  8/20/1982  Upload Date: 5/12/2008 9:14:58 PM
Location:  Atlanta, GA
Author:  Tom Alderman
Categories: 
Locomotives:  NW 611(4-8-4)
Views:  929   Comments: 0
N&W 611
Title:  N&W 611
Description:  N&W 611 crossing the bridge on their first trip north.
Photo Date:  8/21/1982  Upload Date: 9/4/2011 3:38:35 PM
Location:  Clemson, SC
Author:  Jim Owens
Categories:  Bridge,Steam,Action
Locomotives:  NW 611(4-8-4)
Views:  416   Comments: 0
N&W 611 first trip north from Birmingham
Title:  N&W 611 first trip north from Birmingham
Description:  Crossing the Seneca River bridge
Photo Date:  8/21/1982  Upload Date: 10/18/2011 1:18:10 PM
Location:  Clemson, SC
Author:  Jim Owens
Categories:  Bridge,Steam
Locomotives:  NW 611(4-8-4)
Views:  294   Comments: 1
N&W 611
Title:  N&W 611
Description:  N&W 611 leaving Clemson after a brief station stop.
Photo Date:  8/21/1982  Upload Date: 9/4/2011 3:41:21 PM
Location:  Clemson, SC
Author:  Jim Owens
Categories:  Steam,Action
Locomotives:  NW 611(4-8-4)
Views:  365   Comments: 0
N&W 611 first trip north from Birmingham
Title:  N&W 611 first trip north from Birmingham
Description:  Leaving Clemson after a short station stop.
Photo Date:  8/21/1982  Upload Date: 10/18/2011 1:19:21 PM
Location:  Clemson, SC
Author:  Jim Owens
Categories:  Steam
Locomotives:  NW 611(4-8-4)
Views:  321   Comments: 0
N&W 611 first trip north from Birmingham
Title:  N&W 611 first trip north from Birmingham
Description:  Leaving Clemson after a short stop.
Photo Date:  8/21/1982  Upload Date: 10/18/2011 1:20:39 PM
Location:  Clemson, SC
Author:  Jim Owens
Categories:  Steam
Locomotives:  NW 611(4-8-4)
Views:  237   Comments: 0
N&W 611 northbound.
Title:  N&W 611 northbound.
Description:  N&W 611 passing South Yard northbound. This is the first run north after rebuilding.
Photo Date:  8/21/1982  Upload Date: 9/11/2011 6:47:52 PM
Location:  Greenville, SC
Author:  Jim Owens
Categories:  Steam
Locomotives:  NW 611(4-8-4)
Views:  411   Comments: 1
N&W 611 first trip north from Birmingham
Title:  N&W 611 first trip north from Birmingham
Description:  The engineers view from 611s cab. The train was stopped for servicing at the Greenville station.
Photo Date:  8/21/1982  Upload Date: 10/18/2011 1:24:34 PM
Location:  Greenville, SC
Author:  Jim Owens
Categories:  InCab,Steam
Locomotives:  NW 611(4-8-4)
Views:  361   Comments: 0
N&W 611 first trip north from Birmingham
Title:  N&W 611 first trip north from Birmingham
Description:  Racing north at Lyman.
Photo Date:  8/21/1982  Upload Date: 10/18/2011 1:25:51 PM
Location:  Lyman, SC
Author:  Jim Owens
Categories:  Steam
Locomotives:  NW 611(4-8-4)
Views:  290   Comments: 0
N&W 611 first trip north from Birmingham
Title:  N&W 611 first trip north from Birmingham
Description: 
Photo Date:  8/21/1982  Upload Date: 10/18/2011 1:27:04 PM
Location:  Lowell, NC
Author:  Jim Owens
Categories:  Steam
Locomotives:  NW 611(4-8-4)
Views:  289   Comments: 0
N&W 611 first trip north from Birmingham
Title:  N&W 611 first trip north from Birmingham
Description:  Crossing the Seneca River bridge
Photo Date:  8/21/1982  Upload Date: 10/18/2011 1:17:01 PM
Location:  Clemson, SC
Author:  Jim Owens
Categories:  Bridge,Steam
Locomotives:  NW 611(4-8-4)
Views:  248   Comments: 0
High green off the siding at the west end of Kinney and on to Roanoke
Title:  High green off the siding at the west end of Kinney and on to Roanoke
Description: 
Photo Date:  8/22/1982  Upload Date: 6/4/2015 5:52:58 PM
Location:  Lynchburg, VA
Author:  G. R. Harper
Categories: 
Locomotives:  NW 611(4-8-4)
Views:  25   Comments: 0
611 leaving Lynchburg
Title:  611 leaving Lynchburg
Description:  Building is the Woodall Road station opened in 1964 when N&W abandoned Union Station in downtown Lynchburg in Dec. 1964
Photo Date:  8/22/1982  Upload Date: 6/4/2015 5:46:10 PM
Location:  Lynchburg, VA
Author:  G. R. Harper
Categories: 
Locomotives:  NW 611(4-8-4)
Views:  50   Comments: 0
Fans swarm around N&W 611 as it leaves Lynchburg
Title:  Fans swarm around N&W 611 as it leaves Lynchburg
Description: 
Photo Date:  8/22/1982  Upload Date: 6/4/2015 5:44:11 PM
Location:  Lynchburg, VA
Author:  G. R. Harper
Categories: 
Locomotives:  NW 611(4-8-4)
Views:  36   Comments: 0
A handful of "free-range" railfans watch 611 proceed west
Title:  A handful of "free-range" railfans watch 611 proceed west
Description: 
Photo Date:  8/22/1982  Upload Date: 6/4/2015 5:42:45 PM
Location:  Lynchburg, VA
Author:  G. R. Harper
Categories: 
Locomotives:  NW 611(4-8-4)
Views:  21   Comments: 0
611's front half as it appeared in 1982
Title:  611's front half as it appeared in 1982
Description: 
Photo Date:  8/22/1982  Upload Date: 6/4/2015 5:39:43 PM
Location:  Lynchburg, VA
Author:  G. R. Harper
Categories: 
Locomotives:  NW 611(4-8-4)
Views:  19   Comments: 0
Step ladders and cleaning buckets used to clean up the 611 before departing Lynchburg for Roanoke
Title:  Step ladders and cleaning buckets used to clean up the 611 before departing Lynchburg for Roanoke
Description: 
Photo Date:  8/22/1982  Upload Date: 6/4/2015 5:28:29 PM
Location:  Lynchburg, VA
Author:  G. R. Harper
Categories: 
Locomotives:  NW 611(4-8-4)
Views:  33   Comments: 0
Getting ready to leave Lynchburg for Roanoke
Title:  Getting ready to leave Lynchburg for Roanoke
Description: 
Photo Date:  8/22/1982  Upload Date: 6/4/2015 5:31:36 PM
Location:  Lynchburg, VA
Author:  G. R. Harper
Categories: 
Locomotives:  NW 611(4-8-4)
Views:  30   Comments: 0
Garden hoses were out to give the 611 a good scrubbing before its first triumphal return to its birthplace
Title:  Garden hoses were out to give the 611 a good scrubbing before its first triumphal return to its birthplace
Description: 
Photo Date:  8/22/1982  Upload Date: 6/4/2015 5:26:13 PM
Location:  Lynchburg, VA
Author:  G. R. Harper
Categories: 
Locomotives:  NW 611(4-8-4)
Views:  46   Comments: 0
Profile shot of 611's nose
Title:  Profile shot of 611's nose
Description: 
Photo Date:  8/22/1982  Upload Date: 6/4/2015 5:59:40 PM
Location:  Lynchburg, VA
Author:  G. R. Harper
Categories: 
Locomotives:  NW 611(4-8-4)
Views:  27   Comments: 0
Spic and span nose of N&W 611 in 1982
Title:  Spic and span nose of N&W 611 in 1982
Description: 
Photo Date:  8/22/1982  Upload Date: 6/4/2015 5:33:33 PM
Location:  Lynchburg, VA
Author:  G. R. Harper
Categories: 
Locomotives:  NW 611(4-8-4)
Views:  30   Comments: 0
My first glimpse of the 1982 N&W 611 coming into view on the west leg of the wye
Title:  My first glimpse of the 1982 N&W 611 coming into view on the west leg of the wye
Description: 
Photo Date:  8/22/1982  Upload Date: 6/4/2015 5:22:28 PM
Location:  Lynchburg, VA
Author:  G. R. Harper
Categories: 
Locomotives:  NW 611(4-8-4)
Views:  46   Comments: 0
It was a paltry crowd greeting the 611 in 1982, compared to the 611 in 2015
Title:  It was a paltry crowd greeting the 611 in 1982, compared to the 611 in 2015
Description:  Credit social media and the internet
Photo Date:  8/22/1982  Upload Date: 6/4/2015 5:24:12 PM
Location:  Lynchburg, VA
Author:  G. R. Harper
Categories: 
Locomotives:  NW 611(4-8-4)
Views:  47   Comments: 0
611 eases off the west leg of the wye and onto the siding at Kinney for the trip west to Roanoke
Title:  611 eases off the west leg of the wye and onto the siding at Kinney for the trip west to Roanoke
Description: 
Photo Date:  8/22/1982  Upload Date: 6/4/2015 5:41:08 PM
Location:  Lynchburg, VA
Author:  G. R. Harper
Categories: 
Locomotives:  NW 611(4-8-4)
Views:  24   Comments: 0
Westward ho! for the 611
Title:  Westward ho! for the 611
Description: 
Photo Date:  8/22/1982  Upload Date: 6/4/2015 5:54:33 PM
Location:  Lynchburg, VA
Author:  G. R. Harper
Categories: 
Locomotives:  NW 611(4-8-4)
Views:  18   Comments: 0
NW 611 East pulling into the Roanoke Station area
Title:  NW 611 East pulling into the Roanoke Station area
Description:  My first action photo of 611; I first saw her in 1978 in Wasena Park, Roanoke
Photo Date:  9/4/1982  Upload Date: 8/1/2013 4:59:18 PM
Location:  Roanoke, VA
Author:  Bob Kise
Categories:  Steam,Action
Locomotives:  NW 611(4-8-4)
Views:  198   Comments: 0


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