As Nickel Plate 765 simmers on the turntable, the night crew reviews their orders or the night. In the distance Perre Marquette Berk 1225 awaits servicing.
The engineer of Locomotive 98 peers out of the cab as he sounds the whistle for the next crossing. The train will make a brief stop here before it continues to Hockessin, DE for the annual firewor... (more)
I like that smudge. All too often excursion engines are so squeaky clean they look like they don't work at all. As she prepares to go for some servicing there's no it has been a hard pull this t... (more)
Nickel Plate Road No. 759, a fan trip favorite in the 1960s and '70s, is brought back to life for one night at Steamtown National Historic Site. Jeff Adda poses with the big Berk as part of "... (more)
From a 'Rail Scenes' night shoot at the Victorian Goldfields Railway, Maldon.
The WPY #73 is running around the loop at Fraser with a regular summer passenger train to Skagway.
There's magic in the valley. 765 returns to the Cuyahoga Valley this September.
Phabulous Phantom! The volcanic spires of Phantom Curve tower over a diminutive D&RGW C-18 Consolidation as she slowly plods westbound with a train of empty stockers headed for Chama. This... (more)
It's hard to believe that it's been a quarter of a century since the Blue Mountain & Reading was the hottest thing in tourist railroads in the northeast. Railfan weekends were a mob scene as a Rea... (more)
The shadows are getting long and the daytime cumulus clouds are rapidly melting away, as Stock Extra 315 sidles up to the water tank in Antonito, CO for a top off, before bedding down for t... (more)
After Making a Quick Stop to Pick up a few passangers in Rockwood Colorado, DSNG 482 slowly and carefully snakes its way through the San Juan Mountains while on the Railroads "High Line"... (more)
WM 734 Ops that is WM 729. No it really is 734 but with a little cosmetic work by Lerro Productions 734 became 729 for a great charter.
The "Big 6" takes on water at the base of the mountain in Cass, WV.