Good to go for another 15 years! Having completed her 1,472-day boiler inspection, the Sumpter Valley Railroad's "other" engine is quickly going back together. When this photo was taken a... (more)
While exploring the abandoned Franklin & Tilton Railroad, I came across a cache of more than a dozen Boston & Maine mileposts, whistle posts, and other concrete posts and signage laying in the adj... (more)
Sam. The steam locomotive crews at the Sumpter Valley Railroad seem to take pride in looking the part, and Sam McCloskey is no exception. A recent addition to the roster of SVRR volunteers... (more)
Ghostly Remains, Part 2. Another shot of the abandoned Gerrish Depot station in Boscawen, New Hampshire. For caption information, clic... (more)
The nylon tow cable is working at full capacity as the Cat 988 front loader tows Union Pacific 4014 is pulled over another section of panel track on its way north towards the Metrokink / Union Pac... (more)
Adding to the plethora of Big Boy images already submitted... In what seems to be an almost fake scene with blue skies and emptiness all around, I decided to add my own twist from a lower perspect... (more)
STC 1202 sits idly by waiting for the rest of today's fleet to get sanded and ready for the log train up to the mills.
On a partly sunny, November Sunday, IORY 4083, 4072 and 5011 sit in the yard at Konrad. A crew has arrived and the power will depart Konrad for points south.
Back in the day...the Apache Railway traverses a typically lush Arizona landscape, though on this day the ground had scattered patches of some strange white stuff stuck to it. Six Alco's may have... (more)
Freight Brake For more, check out my Flickr!
Osier after dark. Free of the light pollution from modern civilization, the heavens above put on a spellbinding display over the old D&RGW water tank in Osier, Colorado. Backlighting by God... (more)
Two spouts, no waiting. The early morning sun filters through the grove of trees on the east side of the Chama Yard as multiple steam locomotives are readied for duty on Cumbres turns. In ... (more)
Bed-time for the Mudhen. After a day-long freight drag from Chama via Cumbres Pass, a trusty K-27 Mudhen is now in the hands of the shop crew at Antonito, Colorado. As the Engineer and Fir... (more)
The Beast is always watching.
Seaview Railroad's GP10 idles in a fog of its own exhaust on a brisk October morning. For more, check out my Flickr!