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Joyce Soule

Join us in celebrating the remarkable contributions of Joyce Soule to the Tennessee Valley Railroad Museum. Our blog highlights her dedicated efforts and impactful role in preserving and promoting railroad heritage. Discover the stories of Joyce’s journey with TVRM, her involvement in various projects, and how her passion for railroading has inspired many. From leading educational programs to spearheading restoration initiatives, Joyce Soule’s legacy is a testament to the power of dedication and love for railroading history.

The First 55 Years

A Cherished Moment: A Tribute to Bob Soule and the TVRM Legacy I vividly recall that day in the spring of 2011 when the steam locomotive 630 made its first test run after a comprehensive restoration. Our Shop Foreman, George Walker, had coupled the vintage Nashville, Chattanooga, and St. Louis wooden caboose behind the newly…