Friday, November 16, 2012 at 1:15 am (Updated: November 16, 1:31 am)
My boyfriend, Derek, while patching a leak near the chimney of his home in Hamilton County, called me from his roof last Sunday.
“I just heard a steam whistle,” he said. “Is today the day the train runs to Roane County?”
Chattanooga’s steam engine was making a rare passenger excursion on Norfolk Southern tracks along Walden Ridge. On that day, it was set to go into Harriman, turn around and head back.
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