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Tennessee Valley Railroad News

Pre-Civil War Era

Dive into the rich history of the Tennessee Valley Railroad Museum as we explore the pre-Civil War era. Discover the pivotal role railroads played in shaping the region, the technological advancements of the time, and the stories that paved the way for the Civil War. Join us on this historical journey through the tracks of time.

Embark on a Historical Journey with the Missionary Ridge Local: A Relaxing Escape Through Chattanooga’s Past Aboard the 119-Year-Old Steam Star Number 630

Need a little escape from a hectic August? We have just the ride – – – The Missionary Ridge Local – at just over an hour it is the perfect way to sit back and relax while riding into the history of the Chattanooga area. Crossing four bridges, passing through a pre-civil War era tunnel,…