• Update to 611’s Stoker Issue – Repairs Underway

    As VMT leadership previously announced, 611 was near ready to depart Spencer, NC on Monday morning when the fireman discovered that the stoker screw was not moving.  The engine’s mechanical crew immediately began troubleshooting the issue and discovered […]

  • Work session planned for N&W Class J 611

    Good News! Another work weekend for the N&W Class J 611 in Spencer, North Carolina. This upcoming weekend, we will provide continued care and upkeep on the 611 Locomotive. We also will be performing maintenance […]

  • Rail

    The Virginia Museum of Transportation has one of the finest rail collectionsin the United States. More than 50 exhibits provide a broad view of Virginia’s rich railway heritage. To see more on our rail collections […]