One of the Maryland Midland’s four ex-Burlington Northern SD24’s stands by the Highfield, Maryland office. The EMD is on the former Western Maryland main line to Baltimore, while the track on the ... (more)
Amtrak 855, the New Jersey Chamber of Commerce special, nears GRACE interlocking and the west shore of the Susquehanna River.
Working in the Woods! WMSR 734 takes one more trainload uphill before her 1472-day inspection. I took a similar shot in post-color fall as a vertical, see Railroad: Western Maryland Scenic RailroadLocomotive: Steam 2-8-0Location: Mt. Savage, Maryland, USALocomotive #: WMSR 734Train ID: UnknownPhoto Date: February 17, 2016
Under cloudy skies and fading light Western Maryland Scenic's 2-8-0 easily brings a mixed freight east from Brush Tunnel around Helmsteters's Curve and in a few minuets be running the Narrows of C... (more)
The last stand of 734 on the Western Maryland Scenic.
This one is for Walter!! Years ago I saw a wonderful shot by Walter Scriptunas, this one. I usually don't want to c... (more)
"Meatball on the Susquehanna"
After sitting on the banks of the Susquehanna River for over an hour almost every train was powered by the new Siemens ACS-64s except for ... (more)
The gyralight's beam of light is seen rotating in the fog on this very icy morning.
NS 36A seen outlawed in Port Deposit, MD with a trio of SD80MACs (7227, 7218, 7225).
I'm no Mitch Goldman, but I can still pull off a pan every once in a while. While waiting for one of the last remaining AEM-7s on Amtrak's active roster, train 125 crosses the Susquehanna River.
The red barn makes a nice counterpoint to 734 running
light back to Cumberland, as the diesels have already
taken a long train back.
Western Maryland Scenic's 2-8-0 sends a plum and steam and smoke skyward as it easily pulls the freight cars in tow past the Frostburg Station as the eastbound passenger train departs the station ... (more)
WM 734 pauses eastbound to check a hot brake on a car.
Take me to church... The congregation has gathered at the St Denis MARC station for empty ethanol train K631-18, with a pair of KCS units, seen passing the station west on the Old Main Line.
WM 734 leads westbound at bridge #2