Putting on a show coming out of a stop for an HEP problem, the Eastbound return trip of the N&W 611 Greensboro-Roanoke excursions passes over the high trestle just East of Hardy, crossing the Smit... (more)
Ex-Canadian National Railways 0-6-0 No. 31 heads makes its way through the fertile farmland of Lancaster County with a mixed freight train. A light fog was burning off on a cool, crisp morning and... (more)
It Was 40 Years Ago Today…Amtrak's 16 car Transcontinental Steam Excursion approaches Ferrum, California (187 feet below sea level) as it makes its way from Yuma, Ariz... (more)
It Was 40 Years Ago Today…Amtrak's Transcontinental Steam Excursion departs Yuma, Arizona, and is just about to cross into California, on April 24, 1977. After the American ... (more)
BR Standard Class 5 #73082 "Camelot" makes an impressive departure from Horsted Keynes on the final day of the Flying Scotsman Gala. Trains were running from sunup to sundown and beyond!... (more)
Welshpool and Llanfair Railway no. 822, The Earl about to depart from Welshpool station. This loco is now well over 100 years old.
2-6-2 tank locomotive Eb 3/5 # 5819 of SBB Historic, called "Habersack", made a run on the never electrified and abandoned line between Otelfingen and Niederglatt, called "Schipkapa... (more)
The eastbound return leg of the "Roanoker" crosses the high trestle at Kate's Creek near Goodview Virginia on a cool Spring afternoon in the Commonwealth.
Boise Turn Special
On a cool rainy evening, 611 blasts through Hurt, VA on her way back to Greensboro, NC.
I suppose if there is any way for an American to feel "at home" with UK steam, it's with the Southern! Bluebell tends to face their locomotives boiler north as the grade is a gradual 2%... (more)
UP 844 rounds the curve just west of Pebble, Idaho on the Pocatello Subdivision.