Southern 630 working the Missionary Ridge Local.
A photographer braves the elements at Helmstetters Curve in an attempt to document the one of the few remaining steam powered freight railroads in the US. Part of a Lerro Productions charter - o... (more)
Western Maryland #734 storms Brush Tunnel
A pan captured at 1/6th.
K190 and D3 639 set back with a motley collection of freight wagons, as R711 looks on. This year the Steamrail Victoria open weekend featured no less than 7 mainline steam locomotives in steam, as... (more)
Storm's A Coming!
Sometimes the light at the end of the tunnel is, in fact, the light of an on coming train! In this case, it's the obligatory run though with Western Maryl... (more)
Fog is lifting and the sun is finally cutting through the frigid, moisture-laden air in the Heber Valley of Utah at sunrise on February 7, 2007. Disturbing the serenity of the scene, Union Pacific... (more)
Western Maryland's 2-8-0 #734 leads a freight through Mount Savage while en route to Frostburg, MD.
Room with a View
A freight led by Western Maryland's 2-8-0 #734 thunders past a residence at the peak of the grade just shy of the depot in Frostburg.
It's all about the plume! "Mountain Thunder" climbs the grade one more time; shortly it heads in for its 1472 day inspection.
An early Sunday morning, 734 gets ready. She's just
spent the winter in the shop, now very clean, polished rods, whistle, bell and new graphite on her smoke box.
A pretty sight for the patrons w... (more)
Western Maryland #734 arrives at the station in Frostburg.
The crew of the Frostburg fire department quench the thirst of WM #734 at a station stop during a Lerro Productions photo charter.
Frostburg Engine 164 arrives on the scene as a thirsty engine of another kind awaits a much needed quenching.
Photo charters need preparation It can be interesting to see what goes on before a photo charter starts. Here, the former main to Maryland Jct. and points west and east is occupied by the... (more)