C&O "Yellow Belly" #490
One of my all time favorite locomotives - this time, a rarely seen view of the fireman's side, thanks to a vacant track to the right left by the Museum's Railroad: Chesapeake & Ohio (C&O)Locomotive: Steam 4-6-4Location: Baltimore, Maryland, USALocomotive #: CO 490Train ID: UnknownPhoto Date: October 02, 2016
644 was built at Hillside, Dunedin in 1915. This mixed train ran as part of the Festival of Steam for the 40th Anniversary year of Glenbrook Vintage Railway. The railway is a section of the Waiuku... (more)
Royal Hudson 2839 is giving it all she’s got pulling a heavy train of NRHS convention attendees north through Burnley Station, Virginia on Labor Day weekend, 1979. The train is trying to make up t... (more)
I posted my shot of this train previously. No. 593834, Oct. 25, 2016. This shot tells the story of how I nearly got goosed trying to capture the train at this pond near Moberly, BC. As the train a... (more)
Royal Hudson 2860 glides west along a reflection pond at Moberly, BC as it returns its train west to North Vancouver after touring eastern Canada and part of the U.S. as the Captain Cook Excursion... (more)
R761 has just run 125km from Echuca, and is performing some shunting at Castlemaine (leaving some rollingstock and K153 at the Victorian Goldfields Railway) before continuing a further 125km south... (more)
R761's crew examine the fire during a short stop at Bendigo, transferring back to Melbourne after a weekend in Echuca.
R761 passes the site of Moama station (the mound on the right is what's left of the platform), returning to Echuca on a shuttle from Barnes. The message on the nose refers to the Western Bulldogs ... (more)
Steamrail Victoria's R761 leads a private charter train to Castlemaine from Southern Cross Station, Clarkefield Victoria.
R761 leads sister Hudson R711 on the return SteamRail "Snow Train" for a quick station stop at Pakenham.
The 14 carriage train was slightly too long for the station section, so the t... (more)
Running nearly an hour late, and in temperatures of about 5 degrees celsius, R711 and R761 power through the Melbourne CBD with the return working of Steamrail's 'Snow Train' from Traralgon. Given... (more)
After Southern’s ex-CP Royal Hudson picked the turntable track at Charlottesville, Virginia, seen here, the C&O sent the pr... (more)
R711 flies down the 1 in 67 grade towards Kangaroo Flat, with a special to Bendigo. 711 is named 'City of Bendigo,' as it was statically displayed here in a park before restoration.