The fireman appears to have the firing valve open about as far as it will go to keep steam pressure up. This line climbs to about 13,000 feet above sea level.
Chartered mixed train.
Lots of interesting old time detail in this grab shot. I was a passenger on the train going to New York.
A Greg Scholl organized chartered freight.
Southbound at North Philly.
This westbound UP is on the former SP, while the former WP crosses above.
Earl Knoob watches the progress of rotary OY as they clear the winter snow pack for a Memorial Day opening.
Pinky Lynton takes water at Bondad.
The folks at WMS put on a good show!
The CZ heads west from Winter Park
The afternoon International to Vancouver is ready to leave on the left, while the Empire Builder has started to load on the right.
A freight heads west from Rogers Pass.
It's just before sunrise, a dusting of snow covers the ground, and the two QJ's are working hard before shutting off in the summit tunnel.
It is approaching 8:50 a.m. and the Atlantic Limited is near the end of its overnight journey from Montreal via the shortcut across northern Maine.