Holiday Tradition-Every year my Dad and I head up to Scranton,PA, to see the CP Holiday Train! This year was no diffrent, except for the day it was on and they direction the train faced. This year... (more)
CN #3254 blasts out of Nay Aug Tunnel tackling the grade to Moscow.
With 3254 handling a mainline excursion, the Geep pulls the local.
A brief rainshower leads to a rainbow over Steamtown.
The D-L is taking Sunday off, but the power from Saturday's PT97 is ready to roll if need be.
Scranton local is heading back to the Taylor Secondary at CPRS & eventually back to Pittston.
Steamtown's CN 3254 is backing up on the Hopper track to pick up it's trains for the trip to Moscow PA while surroundied by it's admirers.
In the Scranton roundhouse, AKA "the barn," Bruce and Kevin were prepping steam locomotive CN 2-8-2 No. 3254 for the days run after repairs the day before. They were using a fork lift to replace t... (more)
Pocono grain extra. These trains used runthru CP power for years, but that is no longer the case. Train is coming off CP onto the D-L.
Mainline steam excursion heads east towards Moscow, passing the University of Scranton. The usual "Scranton Limited" trains stop and reverse here.
3254 prepares to board passengers as it pulls into the depot.
Yeah...Scranton...it's like that, all the time. The Reading F's sit out the scene while D-L's PT98 (left) waits for 3254 to clear Bridge 60 & power from D-L's LL1 (right) sits in the clear.
Fall colors, storm light & F-units....these are a few of my favorite things.