2004 CSX Santa Train

Everyone will have wrapping paper in Elkhorn City. CSX #8423 pulling past the old CRR Depot.
Rebecca Lynn Howard is a Salyersville native near Pikeville, KY. A couple of media guys waving as the train arrives in Dante.
Santa throws a stuffed animal in Elkhorn City, KY. Santa had plenty of toys and candy for everyone.
Elkhorn City was the northern point of the Clinchfield RR. Santa is looking for that special someone to throw some candy to.
Ms. Nell Elswick has made it 62 years to see the Santa Train! Dante was ready for Santa!
At Milepost #1 on the old Clinchfield Railroad. Just past the Union Baptist Church located in Dante, VA.
Exiting Russell Tunnel in Haysi, VA. Arriving in St. Paul, Virginia
Haysi was the Fifth stop of the trip. You can't tell that Rebecca Lynn Howard is having fun can you?
Rain or shine they still came out to the tracks in Haysi. Rebecca smiling as she throws toys & candy from the train. 
In Clinchco, the little boy and his Grandma was waiting on Santa. You can view more info about Rebecca Lynn Howard at:  http://www.rlhfanclub.com/
As you can tell by the umbrella's it's still raining. Looking at Osborne Curve just north of Dungannon, VA.
Santa finally arrives as the train exits Sykes Mill Tunnel. CSX officials hold back the crowd in Fort Blackmore, VA.
Santa makes a little room for the camera crew. Crossing the massive Copper Creek Viaduct.
Everyone in Clinchco is wanting something from Santa. Santa waves after crossing Copper Creek Viaduct.
Arriving in Fremont, VA. North Fork Holston River Bridge located in Kingsport.
Getting ready for the Fremont stop. Final stop for the Santa Train is Kingsport, Tennessee.
As the train comes to a stop all the kids run toward Santa. Engineer H.S. Steffey at the throttles.
Crossing over Open Fork Bridge located in Nora, VA. Santa just left the stage in Kingsport,  Click Here to find out more info about Kingsport. 
Dante has a big Welcome party waiting for Santa. Ready for the parade Santa's up on top of the fire truck.
Everyone is looking for Santa in Dante, VA. Can you guess what Santa's saying?...."Santa Sees YOU!"

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