WM 729 brings a freight around the bend at Helmstetter's Curve. (WM #734 as WM #729 during a Lerro Productions photo charter - former LS&I #18/#34,)
In the locomotive depot of the Xingyang Brickworks Railway, a female worker patiently watches her lathe. She is turning a new steam piston for C2 0-8-0 #207, a 1988 product of the Harbin Works. Wh... (more)
Now that it's November, the North York Moors reveal their glorious Autumnal colours. All that's needed to set the scene to perfection is the passage of a steam-hauled train. Here 'tis!
K190 and J515 cross the wooden trestle near Sawmill Road between Castlemaine and Muckleford, with the first steam-hauled through train from Melbourne to Maldon since 1976. This was part of the Mal... (more)
High ball at Brush Tunnel. You can hear it coming for at least a solid minute before it arrives. The tunnel conducts the sound of its approach even before it enters the the east portal. I... (more)
Stop, look and listen! A family takes pause to admire Western Maryland's large 2-8-0 return light from an excursion to Frostburg, MD.
A JS of the Sandaoling Coal Mine Railway steams slowly past the setting sun on November 11th, 2010. This spectacular sunset is characteristic of this part of far western China, providing a potent ... (more)
When "I think I can" won't cut it - add a pusher! WM #729 is employed in pusher service to assist a movement up the mountains and into Frostburg, MD.
WM #734 brings yet another train up the mountain and on towards Frostburg on a beautiful sunny afternoon in October.
Some locations on my 'wish list' seem persistently evasive to produce the desired effect. Either an errant cloud appears out of nowhere or the planned locomotive fails to appear. Even when the por... (more)
729 pulls its train bound for Frostburg past Helmstetter's Farm.
729 charges up the mountain toward the town of Frostburg.
SRC #89 charges towards Carpenter's Crossing on a mild November afternoon with the "trains and Troops" train in tow.
Western Maryland 2-8-0 #734 brings a heavily patronized excursion to it's destination of Frostburg, MD surrounded by the foliage of another Fall.
In this photo, Canadian National #89 tears through Carpenters Crossing on the Strasburg Railroad, with a train of freight and passenger cars in tow. The special train is for the Strasburg Railroad... (more)