Passengers look in awe as NKP 765 pulls into Altoona Station for the 10:30AM Excursion on Sunday.
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The NKP 765 charges up the hill at MG Tower with the employee excursion trip in tow.
NKP No. 765 is on the Norfolk Southern Employee Appreciation Special running from Altoona to Gallitzin and return. Passing the knob of earth that is at the apex of the curve, it is a sight for all... (more)
This is steam railroading as it should look like; no diesel behind the tender! NKP 765, in the magnificent amphitheater that is the Horseshoe Curve, created astounding music as it thundered up the... (more)
NKP No. 765 assaulting Horseshoe Curve and giving a great show to the fans in the Horseshoe Curve Park. This one is for you Kelly!
Railfans and employees alike grab their shots of the employee appreciation special. Here we see the PRR unit captivate a crowd as it shoves on the rear of the special at Horseshoe Curve.
NKP 765 on NS Employee excursion around the Curve
Nickel Plate Road Berkshire #765 lugs the 10:30am Employee Appreciation Special uphill and around Horseshoe Curve, on its run from Altoona to Gallitzen. Photo by Casey Thomason. For more informat... (more)
The 10:30am Employee Appreciation Special glides downgrade and around Horseshoe Curve, headed back to Altoona with the Pennsylvania heritage unit leading the way. Photo by Casey Thomason. For mor... (more)
NKP 765 heads west out of altoona during a misty rain
NS engine 6318 pulls hard as it rounds Horseshoe Curve on a gorgeous spring day. My wife is also snapping of shot of this one to the lower right of the shot.
A group of railfan look on, as an NS 932 Herzog Ballast Train thunders by the Brickyard on a beautiful summer afternoon.
A detail shot of the Hyatt journal box on the Pennsylnania Railroad GP9 on display in the park at Horseshoe Curve.
Norfolk Southern engine 9595 squeals around Horseshoe Curve with a piggy back train.