Off the beaten branch railroading at the far end of the line in downtown Batavia is this neat industrial facility that gets service weekly. The crew shoves a pair of covered hoppers all the way to... (more)
Having successfully delivered the water car back to its spot in Fillmore, Extra 1059 prepares to roll to a stop to head back to the west end of the station's track while the day's Steam Punk festi... (more)
Off The Beaten Branch Railroading At the far end of the line in downtown Batavia is this neat industrial facility that gets service weekly. The crew shoves a pair of covered hoppers all ... (more)
No. 44 follows the Knox & Kane's steam engine trips to provide assistance, if needed.
On an off chance that they would be running, I decided to make a quick stop in Batavia to see if I could find the Depew, Lancaster, & Western RR's Alco S6. Much to my surprise, I heard a horn as ... (more)
Fillmore and Western Railfest 2017. Ex Southern Pacific no. 1059 with two Santa Fe Caboose cross Central Ave with a passenger trip on the original Coast Route.
Ohio River S6 #56 switches the Kenova coal terminal in October of 1995.
Anaheim AlcoSouthern Pacific S6 1213, seen in Anaheim, California, on March 2, 1975, was built by Alco in June 1955 as SP 1046.
...Adam Farence Photo.
Ohio River Companies rare Alco S6 switches the Kenova coal facility in October of 1995.
Another for the "great things like this happen all the time" file. A quick five minute stop in Fillmore turned into an all-out event when, on this quiet Sunday with no scheduled trains, their ex-... (more)
Middletown & Hummelstown S6 No. 151, wearing a mostly Western Maryland paint scheme, rolls down Brown Street past Kuppy's Diner during the railroad's 40th anniversary celebration.
Nekoosa Paper #22 switches the plant in Port Edwards with a solid set of Soo Line boxcars.
S6 #19 switches Nekoosa Paper in Nekoosa, WI in May of 1992. We spent several hours here just listening to the Alco burble while switching.