The CNJ flag rises once more in the form of Delaware Lackawanna's beautifully restored Alco RS-3 seen here in Scranton, in Steamtown's former DL&W yards. A CNJ preserved freight house sits just a... (more)
DL&W #664 leads a passenger special past Mattes Tower en route towards Moscow, PA and eventually, Tobyhanna.
Steamtown, aka; the former DL&W yards.
An assortment of motive power can be spotted this evening in the yards of Steamtown, from left to right; A CNJ RS-3, a Lehigh Valley Alco C420, a p... (more)
A set of DL&W F's blast through the newer of the two Nay Aug Tunnel bores with a passenger special bound for Scranton, PA.
An A-A set of DL&W F's perform some switching maneuvers in the yard as dispatch watches from above at Bridge 60 Tower.
Delaware, Lackawanna & Western #565, 2-6-0 Mogul.
One of only two DL&W steam survivors, #565 had quite an illustrious career. Built in September of 1908 by Alco for the DL&W, she was l... (more)
The backhead of Reading T-1 4-8-4 No. 2124 during restoration. I have admired this locomotive ever since I rode behind her 50 years ago but this marks the first moment I have ever been in her cab.... (more)
This is a little teaser. You can't see it, but ICRR 790, one of 12 IC steam locomotives extant, has been fully repainted. The Steamtown employee who told me he had done the job had a big grin on h... (more)
DL 3642 and several sister units pick up a cut of grain cars before departing Scranton.
While taking this photo, a woman walking on the overpass yells out to us "It may look beautiful on the outside, but it's what's on inside that'll kill ya!!". I wanted to ask her if a crew member w... (more)
Just like the EL - Two former EL units are on the point of a short freight being prepared for departure from Bridge 60.
C-420 #405 is on the point of an inspection train that has just returned to Bridge 60 after a day on the Pocono mainline.
RS-11 from above. RS-11 1804 is on the point of a 3 unit set at Bridge 60 in Scranton having completed a day's work. In the morning, these engines will head to Taylor Yard to pick up 30 loaded g... (more)
The things that pass by my office - Part Two. A set of six axle units await their next assignment at Bridge 60 Tower in Scranton.
The engineer on DL 3642 keeps a watchful eye on his conductor before departing Bridge 60 for the Pocono Mountains.