On a frigid January day, Strasburg's 4-8-0 #475 drifts through the snow-covered PA countryside. The ex-N&W steamer is making a special plow run to clear some large drifts off the line.
#90 chugs through the fields of Lancaster while 2 horses run from the sound of the Iron Horse stomping down on them.
A classic shot of the ex-N&W 4-8-0 passing Carpenter's crossing.
N&W 1151, one of the "lost engines of Roanoke", sits outside the Virginia Museum of Transportation below the Fifth Street bridge. This locomotive and several others were recently "saved" from the ... (more)
I think the title for this one would be titled "A horse of another kind" A farm horse look on at Iron Horse #90 from the Strasburg Railroad as another seasonal Santa Special makes it's way though ... (more)
The sunset set off the 475 with some very nich colors
475 passes MP 2 on the Strasburg Railroad
475 Pushes the snow out of the way so they can clear the switch & run around their train fro the next Santa trip here at "J" Tower
475 puts on a spectacular show passing the Groff's Grove in a fresh blanket of snow. Usually a very popular spot to have a picnic, is now a ghost town as it would be a cold day for a picnic!
The engineer checks on the wheels of 475 after a day of running in 12+ inches of snow on the weekend. You can take note of the amount of snow by looking at the engieers legs!
475 Pulls into the Station in Strasbug after a Santa Run. I think what makes this picture one of my favorite is how the American Flag is floating on the smoke made by 475!
475 proceeds cautiously through a snow drift while trying to get in position for re-watering after it's long day of batteling snow drifts
8618 watches at the engineer closes the door after tucking Strasburg #475 for the night after Santa Ran the rails in Strasburg & about a foot & a half of snow the day before
In a remote corner of Virginia, N&W's branch line local returns toward Abingdon, its day nearly done. Trains And Troops weekend at the Strasburg Railroad, immediately east of the shop.