Union Pacific Railroad's historic steam locomotive, No. 844, celebrates the railroad’s history and heritage with a first ever jaunt into New Mexico.
Heber Valley's former Great Western 2-8-0 #75 had the honors this day in September of 2001. Today she is under restoration with hopes to get her ready very soon now that Heber's former UP #618 ha... (more)
Autumn Morning. This photo reminded me of Jim Thias's Amtrak photo (decades later, of course). Canadian National CN 7312. bw
The modern day UNDEAD sit in storage at Rose Yard in Altoona, PA.
Window of Opportunity While on an excursion from the B&O Railroad Museum to a site near it's maintenance shops, I had a chance to capture PRR #4876, the GG1 that is best known for crashing... (more)
2 QJ's and an S-3 find themselves in an unusual setting - rural Illinois. Look in the background and you'll see the National Railway Equipment Deadline full of diesels whose time has already come... (more)
Starry starry night: A steam powered freight train on N&W's Abingdon branch passes a dairy farm late one night under a starry sky in Virginia. Lighting compliments of Lerro Productions.
Built by Baldwin in 1896, this narrow gauge engine started it's career as Florence & Cripple Creek #10. It later became Cripple Creek & Colorado Springs Railroad #36, then Uintah Railway #12, the... (more)
Before the Ohio Central got a hold of CP #1293, she sat parked at Steamtown in Scranton, PA. Prior to that, she ran a series of excursions in the late 70's in Vermont for the Steamtown Foundation... (more)
Pan shot of MCRR RR #18 prior to reaching Bartle, CA.
Wilkes-Barre by Nightfall!
A late evening train from Allentown, PA arrives at Jim Thorpe, PA, taking pause before continuing on through to Wilkes-Barre, PA.
A Lerro Producti... (more)
Places to go, people to meet - Amtrak's Acela Express races the sun southbound past Perryville en route to Washington, D.C. A zoom Railroad: AmtrakLocomotive: Bombardier/Alstom Acela Express TrainsetLocation: Perryville, Maryland, USALocomotive #: AMTK 2036Train ID: UnknownPhoto Date: October 23, 2011
Reading G-1sa Pacific #111 - Built by the Reading Company
The 10th preserved Reading built steam engine that you never knew about - yes, it's a scale model, but this 1930's functional... (more)
A clear starry Northern California Winter night.
Though an Ohio Central railroad was in existence as early as 1879, there are simply too many conflicts in the railroad time line to improvise a realistic tale of a viable and sovereign Ohio Centra... (more)