A Civil War soldier gives salute to the B&O #25, the "William Mason", America's oldest operational steam engine (built in 1856) during the B&O Railroad Museum's Railfest Steam Days.
The Baltimore and Ohio Railroad Museum held it's annual Railfest Steam Days weekend on October 13th and 14th, 2012, affording museum patrons a rare opportunity to see the "William Mason" under ste... (more)
Window of Opportunity While on an excursion from the B&O Railroad Museum to a site near it's maintenance shops, I had a chance to capture PRR #4876, the GG1 that is best known for crashing... (more)
Alco FA 301 on the ready track at Hagerstown, Md., on August 14, 1965
Remarks: F7s 237 and 239 on ready tracks at Hagerstown, Maryland, on June 6, 1965.
C&O F7A 7034 at Western Maryland yard, Hagerstown, Md., August 14, 1965.
C&O F7A 7051 and B&O F7A 4607 at Western Maryland yard, Hagerstown, Md., June 6, 1965.
IC&E SD40-2s sandwich a typical CSX GE with ethanol empties heading west for the CP in the midwest. Trains like this have been very common in recent months on CSX in support of the big ethanol boo... (more)
Q317 snakes it's way out of Cumberland over Viaduct Junction starting it's trek on the Mountain Sub
As the sun sets over the Cumberland, MD area, Western Maryland 2-8-0 #734 pulls a freight train around the famous Helmstetter's Curve. Part of a Carl Franz photo charter.
Western Maryland 2-8-0 #734 darts through an opening in the foliage as it finishes up it's turn through Helmstetter's Curve on a beautiful fall day. Taken at a Carl Franz photo charter.
Rounding one of the many curves along the line, Western Maryland 2-8-0 #734 pulls a mixed freight train on a stunningly beautiful fall day. Taken during a Carl Franz photo charter.
WM 734 crosses the C&P bridge working upgrade during a Carl Franz photo special.
WM 734 enters Brush Tunnel.
WM 734 Storms into Frostburg with a freight train. Scene shot during a Carl Franz photo special