Storm clouds gather on the horizon as a Great Western freight makes its charge across the bleak farmlands of Eastern Colorado on a February morning. Scene courtesy of the Strasburg Railroa... (more)
The winter snows are gone for the moment on the high plains of northeastern Colorado. A February thaw has left the ground looking just a bit spring-like. Although it will be a couple of ... (more)
King Edward II thunders across Swithland Reservoir Viaduct with just the sentinels of signals and telegraph poles to bear witness. I almost forgot to mention - a couple of dozen photographers witn... (more)
The unmistakeable smells of steam and grease pervade the atmosphere of the engine house as hostlers bring Great Western's massive decapod #90 into her stall for the night. Scene courtesy o... (more)
A farmer, his horse and two dogs patiently wait out a Great Western freight as it rounds the bend under stormy skies.
It may be highly improbable to believe that the Great Western Railway's 'Cornish Riviera' train ever ran through snow in March - well here's the proof. All stuff and nonsense of course, but this i... (more)
Wreathed in steam, King Edward II makes a stirring departure from under the bridge as he gets away from Loughborough station.
First train of the day passing Carpenters on the way back to Strasburg with 90 painted back into her Great Western scheme.
Only an express steam locomotive and train can recreate that wonderful platform-end atmosphere that was once an everyday sight on Britain's railways. It is such an enormous credit to everyone at t... (more)
The engineer of Great Western #90 leans out to get a view of the upcoming crossing at Carpenters.
Great Western Railway #90 pins off the train for the run around, passing by "J" tower.
Great Western #90 makes an appearance over the new bridge crossing the "Pumpkinville Turnpike". No. 90 was backdated for a Lerro Productions photo charter though fans got a chance to chase and ri... (more)
Great Western #90 comes in to the yard for a Big Gulp.
GW #90 makes her way west with a passenger special on a sunny Winter day in February.
A farmer stops his horse drawn cart and two dogs at a crossing intersecting his field as 'Ole #90, right on time, passes on by.