Having received clearance for departure, the engineer throttles No. 425 and pulls out of the station at Jim Thorpe early one cool February morning, bound for Port Clint... (more)
Famous streamliner Canadian pauses for a service stop at snowy and isolated township of Hornepayne.
"Allegra" railcar ABe 8/12 # 3503 with train 1625 (including the panorama cars of the BERNINA EXPRESS) is meeting the snow blower Xrot mt # 95404 and locomotive Gem 4/4 # 801 in Ospizio ... (more)
The snow blower Xrot mt # 95404 is clearing track 3 of Alp Grüm station.
The snow blower Xrot mt # 95404 is clearing the Bernina line below Alp Grüm towards Stablini.
Snow fighting crew from Pontresina with snow blower Xrot mt # 95404 and dual system locomotive Gem 4/4 # 801 in Alp Grüm at 06.55 AM.
The first train of the day with Allegra ABe 8/12 # 3507, shoving flanger Xk # 9143 and pulling a flat car with a Coop reefer, in Alp Grüm track 2, while Gem 4/4 # 801 and snow blower Xrot mt # 954... (more)
Snow fighting crew of Poschiavo is ready in Alp Grüm to return to the home base. The dual system locomotive Gem 4/4 # 802 is in electro mode with both pantographs on the 1000 V DC overhead wire, t... (more)
The impressive "beast of the Bernina" snow blower Xrot mt # 95404, built by Zaugg in Eggiwil, is clearing the short track 3 of Alp Grüm station.
Train 1617 from St.Moritz with "Allegra" ABe 8/12 # 3515 arrived in Alp Grüm, shoving the flanger Xk 9143. On the right snow blower Xrot mt # 95404 and Gem 4/4 801. From Alp Grüm onward the flange... (more)
The snow fighting crew from Pontresina with the locomotive Gem 4/4 # 801 and the Zaugg snow blower Xrot mt # 95404 in the 180 degree panorama curve in Alp Grüm, with view into the Poschiavo valley... (more)
Blast from the Past
Reading & Northern's 4-6-2 Pacific charges out of the tunnel at Tamaqua crossing over the Little Schuylkill River while en route to Jim Thorpe, PA.
A Lerro Produ... (more)
Hometown Trestle - MM 107.5. With a few flakes in the air from an impending snowstorm, the Reading & Northern's Locomotive 425 stretches her legs on the massive steel trestle just west of t... (more)
Storming through Tamaqua. Reading & Northern Locomotive 425 charges past the historic station building in downtown Tamaqua, PA with an express passenger train destined for Jim Thorpe.
The pan that started it all!
I remember the day well. It was a dark and dreary February morning in Port Clinton, PA. I set up for the shot, along with a bunch of friends, but didn't hav... (more)