With the wildfires that wreaked havoc on the Smoky Mountains now extinguished, the affected communities have reopened to the public. Along with this revival returns the Dollywood Express, which ha... (more)
Fireman and fellow RP contributor Rob Sporek shovels away on 2-8-0 #60 on its way to Ringoes, NJ on one of the railroad's yearly North Pole Express trains. Photo taken with permission while wearin... (more)
Nothing screams classic like PM 1225 thundering by the Carland Elevator in the snow. You couldn't get closer to the real Polar Express than this!
Pere Marquette 1225 begins its morning trip from Owosso to Ashley, MI on the North Pole Express. Snow falls as she leaves town, giving a sense of authenticity to the experience i'm sure all these ... (more)
The Deutsche Reichsbahn's Class 52 was a German steam locomotive built in large numbers during the Second World War. It was the most produced type of the so-called Kriegslokomotiven or Kriegsloks ... (more)
Pere Marquette 1225 begins its morning trip from Owosso to Ashley, MI on the "Polar Express". The train passes by the former Woodard Furniture Company building, now a condo. These people on board ... (more)
Black River and Western #60 is back to her old self as Great Western # 60 for a Pete Lerro Charter. Seen here getting some TLC
A very misty morning adds t the atmosphere
Steam locomotive 3237 winds down after a weekend working Cowra/Koorawatha Easter weekend tourist shuttles.
Two special steam locs in the beautiful Railway Museum: Left 'Zhu De', right 'Mao Zedong' on the loc, both former Chinese leaders
New Hope Valley #17 prepares to run around a train full of passengers at the New Hill pass track. This train was one of five Santa Holiday Trains to run that day. I wanted to capture #17 before ... (more)