611 News

We are please to share with you the LIVE video links from two Strasburg webcams. The No. 611 will be in Strasburg through the end of October in a once-in-a-lifetime steam train extravaganza as the Strasburg Rail Road welcomes the iconic Norfolk & Western Class J steam locomotive No. 611 to join its own locomotive #475 for five weekends of special events including: whistle blowing, photo sessions, behind-the-scenes tours, family-themed events, and exclusive in-cab opportunities, where passengers can operate and fire the J Class #611 or Strasburg’s Class M #475.


FOR MORE INFORMATION PLEASE VISIT:
https://www.strasburgrailroad.com/ride/events/fire-up-611-a-reunion-of-steam/

Strasburg Pennsylvania USA Virtual Railfan LIVE

Leaman Plaza Junction
Strasburg Rail Road Company and the Virginia Museum of Transportation expand opportunities to enjoy the Norfolk & Western Class J 611 and the Norfolk & Western Class M #475

Additional days were added after unprecedented ticket sales. The once-in-a-never opportunities allow Norfolk & Western steam fans to experience the locomotives as passengers, engineers, firemen, and photographers.

Tickets at strasburgrailroad.com

After record-breaking ticket sales, the Virginia Museum of Transportation, Inc., (Roanoke, VA) and the Strasburg Rail Road Company (Strasburg, PA) announces more opportunities to experience the iconic Norfolk & Western Class J 611 and the Norfolk & Western Class M #475 steam locomotives up close as passengers, engineers, firemen, and photographers.

The expanded opportunities include:

Friday, September 27: Ride behind the 611, Behind-the-Scenes tours, Cab Tours, and the Whistle Blows

Monday, September 30: Ride behind the 611, Behind-the-Scenes Tours, Cab Tours, and the Whistle Blows

Friday, October 4: Ride behind the 611, Behind-the-Scenes Tours, Cab Tours, and Whistle Blows

Monday, October 7: Railfan Photography Extravaganza (morning and afternoon sessions available)

Saturday, October 26 and Sunday, October 27: At the Throttle of Norfolk & Western Steam (engineer, fireman, or sit in the jump seat.)