A group of Alco's await the call to service on a chilly morning in Scranton.
In the midst of a heavy snow squall, Delaware Lackawanna Portland Turn PT98 passes the spur that leads to the Tobyhanna Army Depot behind a quartet of DL ALCOs, including the last ALCO C636 in exi... (more)
After working Keystone Propane in Tobyahanna, PA, a quartet of ALCOs, led by the last ALCO C636 in existence, accelerates out of town headed for the mill at Pocono Summit, PA.
After picking up a large cut of cars at the mill in Pocono Summit, PA, PT98 is back underway eastbound in a heavy snow/freezing rain mix passing some old telegraph poles at Devils Hole Rd on the f... (more)
After making a pick-up at Bestway Lumber in Cresco, PA, Delaware Lackawanna train PT98 cruises downgrade towards it's destination of Portland, PA at the Henry's Crossing Rd crossing. DL 3642 is th... (more)
Pick-Up at Tobyhanna
The PT-98 makes a quick stop in Tobyhanna before continuing its journey to the Delaware Water Gap. A matched set of Lackawanna painted ALCOs are the power ... (more)
A pair of Delaware Lackawanna ALCOs painted in schemes representing their original Lackawanna heritage traverse the ex-Lackawanna mainline with a short manif... (more)
Rare Mileage Excursion
In the 2015 season Steamtown offered a few rare mileage excursions on multiple DL branches. This would be the first of roughly a dozen rare mileage excur... (more)
Delaware Lackawanna 3642 leads the Portland Turn through the beautiful scenery of the Poconos on its way to interchange with NS.
Setting up the Tobyhanna excursion.
Dusk at Moscow finds the Portland Turn disturbing the peace with the sound of Alco's on jointed rails. Doesnt get much better that this!
The Portland Turn grinds upgrade passing the restored depot at Cresco with 5 Alcos and 47 cars.
DL 2461 rolls under the Lackawanna cutoff light power to pickup 47 cars left at the NS interchange.
PT98 arrives at the NS interchange on the northern edge of Portland along the Delaware Water Gap. They will drop off their short train, pickup 47 cars and grind up the hill to Pocono Summit and ba... (more)
A Steamtown excursion to Gouldsboro passes the depot at Moscow with a pair of DL RS-3s on a beautiful fall day.