Nickel plate Road Berkshire 2-8-2 # 765 Leads the 10:30 Norfolk Southern Employee Special Up the mountain to CP-UN, then will reverse direction back down the mountain to Altoona! The Pennsylvanian... (more)
My Curve shot - What, I'm not gonna share it after getting skunked by a double stack on Saturday ... (more)
Westbound deadhead move crosses the Beaver River Bridge.
NKP #765 takes a break while the crew greases.
NKP #765 passes the pond enroute to Bellevue, OH. during the deadhead run.
NKP #765 leads both PRR and Conrail NS heritage en route to Altoona, PA. Overall, both Saturday and Sunday, as well as the early part of Monday, were beautiful though some hazy clouds meandered i... (more)
765 is close to the end of her run as she crosses a small stone arch bridge in Duncannon Pa
765 leads the eastbound excursion at Mifflin Pa
NKP #765 leads the NS steam special West through Mill Creek while en route to Altoona, PA on Sunday, May 26th, 2013. A beautiful day for steam!
This photographic pacing run of NKP No. 765 lasted 131 seconds and was one of the greatest thrill rides of many in my entire life. It was over in a blink and just like a kid at the merry-go-round,... (more)
The NS steam special makes its way through the mountains of Pennsylvania and rounds a bend just ahead of McVeytown on a beautiful Saturday afternoon.
A Black & White dream of NKP 765 leading the positioning move for the first NS public excursion in decades. For a color version click Railroad: Nickel Plate RoadLocomotive: Steam 2-8-4Location: Duncannon, Pennsylvania, USALocomotive #: NKP 765Train ID: NS-061Photo Date: May 25, 2013
One of the worlds finest steam locomotives on one of the most famous railroad locations in the world. For this long time steam fan this is a bucket list check off!
Lima Super Power and B&W are just right blasting through Thompsonville PA. For a color version click HERE!