Introducing 611: American Icon

Two years in the making, the official documentary of the Class J 611 includes exclusive footage of the restoration and rare historical video, and captures her running under steam for the first time in 20 years!

Available in DVD and Blu-Ray


Scheduled excursions for the Class J 611 have concluded for 2016.  

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Watch 611 Run: Behind a famous and fast steam locomotive The Washington Post captured the majesty of the 611 in a story on PostTV.

The 611 Thunders Home: The Roanoke Times’ photo gallery of 611’s Homecoming on May 30, 2015. 

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