Steam puts on a show as a crowd looks on at Horseshoe Curve.
The 2:30PM trip on Saturday climbs up through the Horseshoe Curve. The echo of the 765 through the valley makes you wonder what it was like when steam was king on the PRR...if only you could turn ... (more)
Passengers look in awe as NKP 765 pulls into Altoona Station for the 10:30AM Excursion on Sunday.
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The NKP 765 charges up the hill at MG Tower with the employee excursion trip in tow.
NKP No. 765 is on the Norfolk Southern Employee Appreciation Special running from Altoona to Gallitzin and return. Passing the knob of earth that is at the apex of the curve, it is a sight for all... (more)
This is steam railroading as it should look like; no diesel behind the tender! NKP 765, in the magnificent amphitheater that is the Horseshoe Curve, created astounding music as it thundered up the... (more)
NKP No. 765 assaulting Horseshoe Curve and giving a great show to the fans in the Horseshoe Curve Park. This one is for you Kelly!
NKP 765 on NS Employee excursion around the Curve
Nickel Plate Road Berkshire #765 lugs the 10:30am Employee Appreciation Special uphill and around Horseshoe Curve, on its run from Altoona to Gallitzen. Photo by Casey Thomason. For more informat... (more)
C&O 2-8-4 # 2732 sits stuffed and mounted in Richmond Va
After finishing a weekend of trips around Northeast Ohio, the 765 and NS 8102 head eastward bound for Altoona. She is working hard upgrade on former Pennsy rails.
Deadheading past Battery Park, NKP 765 'steams' east, destined for Altoona, PA.
NKP 765 and NS 8102 (the PRR heritage diesel) storm east towards Atwater, Ohio. It is 10:14 A.M., and she is heading a ferry move to Altoona, Pennsylvania. While the sky is filled with a multitude... (more)
The 261 steams south towards Askov, MN on a beautiful afternoon.