ROANOKE, VA, IS FOR (TRAIN) LOVERS

Virginia is for lovers, as the long-held state slogan goes–and Roanoke is for train lovers. The city grew up from a small railroad town to the exciting, culturally rich metropolis it is today. Read about how that came to be in my story in Journal & Topics Media Group here.

In the photo above, the Roanoke Star stands as a welcoming beacon of light.

Two vintage trains standing side-by-side.

Vintage locomotives and other rolling stock are on display at the Virginia Museum of Transportation in Roanoke.

 

 

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