611 at the Strasburg Rail Road

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Jul 29 - Oct 03

The Norfolk & Western Class J 611, a National Historic Engineering Landmark by the American Society of Mechanical Engineers, is known as an engineering powerhouse of steam, technology, and near mechanical perfection.

The N&W Class J 611 is the sole survivor of 14 Class J steam locomotives designed and built by the Norfolk & Western Railway. The locomotive rolled out of Roanoke’s East End Shops in 1950. Its mission was to pull the Powhatan Arrow, a 15-car passenger train, from Norfolk, Virginia, to Cincinnati, Ohio.

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611 at the Strasburg Rail Road

LOCATION: Strasburg Rail Road

ADDRESS: 301 Gap Rd, Ronks, PA 17572

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