DNE 28 is ready for the Northern Pacific Ry. Historical Society Convention excursion while Lady in Black, Stefanie Loeffler poses for a quick portrait before the train loaded.Two lovely ladies bri... (more)
While DNE 28 backs up to its train for the Northern Pacific Ry. Historical Society convention excursion, Lady in Black, Stefanie Loeffler, a photographer, historian and model, takes advantage of t... (more)
Pulling back into Ringoes from Flemington, Black River & Western's number 60 slows to a stop to discharge passengers. Because of a lack of a siding in front of the station, the crew will run aroun... (more)
DNE 28 lets off some steam just before loading passengers from the Northern Pacific Ry. Historical Society convention for a ride up the North Shore Scenic Ry. to Two Harbors and back. The line was... (more)
DNE 28 puts on a show as it moves toward the camera to couple up to the DMIR observation car in the foreground. Today's duty will be to take the Northern Pacific Ry. Historical Society convention ... (more)
Water Stop at Matterhorn. In the midst of intermittent rain showers and sunny breaks, a re-creation Rio Grande Southern Doubleheader pulls into the section camp at "Matterhorn", w... (more)
Duluth & North Eastern no. 28 pours on the coal with a fall excursion train leaving Duluth along the shore of Lake Superior next to Fitgers Brewery on a beautiful late summer day. This photo was c... (more)
Duluth & North Eastern no. 28 pours on the coal with a fall excursion train leaving Duluth along the shore of Lake Superior next to Fitgers Brewery on a beautiful late summer day.
RGS Doubleheader. D&RGW #315, a C-18 Consolidation, and RGS #455, a K-27 Mikado double head on a Rio Grande Southern freight re-creation on a warm afternoon in late summer. The train is s... (more)
We're in the Ferguson Valley for the 3rd runby of the GSMR's last photo special of 2017. Off to my right, out of the picture, is a small Cherokee burial mound. To my left, the 1702 climbs one of t... (more)
A helping hand. The smoke from the K-27 road engine up ahead is still fresh in the air as C-18 class Consolidation #315 charges past, providing mid-train power to help lift the heavy Rio Gr... (more)
The last photo special of the year and also the celebration of 1702's 75th birthday meant a rare departure from Dillsboro and 6 photo runbys. Here, during the 4th runby, 1702 storms through the sm... (more)
The last move of "Tennessee Valley Railfest" has Southern Railway #630 and #4501 doubleheading a deadheading train from Grand Junction to East Chattanooga.
Rio Grande Consolidation #315 waits in Osier while RGS #455 (normally C&TS #463) takes water. This work extra is a recreation of a typical Rio Grande Southern operation.
Hammering upgrade. RGS 455 (leading) and DRGW 315 (helping mid-train) hammer uphill westbound with a morning freight on the Rio Grande Southern. Historic photos of train operations on the l... (more)