Passing Stair Tower. A Southern Railway local freight receives orders as she passes Stair Tower in the yard at Monticello on a spring evening. The power tonight is Southern Railway #401, a... (more)
A window on history. It's April of 1933 and the WW&F Railway is somehow still hanging on. The advent of heavy trucks and better country roads are tapping the lifeblood of the little railro... (more)
Engineman Robert Longo. WW&F Engineman Robert Longo enjoys a brief moment of respite with his pipe, as he gazes past the coal boards of Locomotive #9, waiting for the Station Agent to bring... (more)
Engineman Joe Fox. WW&F Engineman Joe Fox carefully watches the water glass as he runs the right-side injector on Locomotive #9, during a morning steam-up in the Sheepscot Yard.
Tanking in Wiscasset. The morning sun filters through the woods to the east, as WW&F Locomotive #9 takes on water in the Wiscasset Yard before heading to the Wiscasset Station to begin the ... (more)
Scrapping the WW&F. It's 1936 and the Wiscasset, Waterville & Farmington Railway has been out of business for 3 long years. Salvage crews are finally in the process of lifting the rails th... (more)
The "last" EBT Freight. It's just after 4 PM on the last day of the 2011 EBT Fall Spectacular, and what may well have been the last freight train ever operated by the railroad is ... (more)
Ready for Departure. The first passenger train on the third and final day of the 2011 Fall Spectacular sits on the platform at Orbisonia Station, ready to make its run north toward Shirleys... (more)
An old soldier soldiers on. After completing morning servicing, EBT locomotives would typically back down the roundhouse lead all the way to the south yard switch. There, they would switch ... (more)
Old Easty after Dark. The sun has gone down but the railroad never sleeps. The crew of an East Broad Top Freight discusses the evening's train orders as they prepare to depart the Orbisoni... (more)
East Broad Top after Dark: South Yard. After coaling and watering their locomotive, an EBT Engine Crew waits for switches to be lined for their last move of the day; the move to the roundho... (more)
Yard Moves. EBT Mikado #15 passes the water column on the west side of the Orbisonia Yard as she works at putting together a freight consist.
One of the biggest challenges in processing... (more)