The Norfolk & Western J Class 611 sits on the turntable at Spencer a few minutes before the ceremonial speech by Wick Moorman to start her restoration.
September 28 was the first full day of Chama Steam's Fall Madness, 4 days of 463 pulling a photo freight back and forth over the line.
Unfortunately, this day was less than ideal weather-wise. Th... (more)
A Pot of Gold in Chama! After a 15-car doubleheader Saturday morning, a 10-car train 215 came into Chama with little fanfare, a lot of it in rain. After the train let everyone off, they pulled for... (more)
C&TS Train 215 drops down the 4% Cumbres Pass, having just crossed the Colorado-New Mexico state line for the final time of the trip.
Because this train is 10 cars, it appears to still be coming ... (more)
Local H47 is just coming off the Evansville Industrial track at CP Laurel with 5355 on point operating LHF
September 27th and 28th saw peak fall colors on Cumbres Pass, and here it's easy to see why! C&TS 487 brings 10 cars down the 4%, just past the old siding of Coxo.
The first 3 of these cars were... (more)
After bringing 15 cars of happy passengers up the 4% grade from Chama, Cumbres & Toltec K36 #488 has just stopped at the top to fill its tender with water before uncoupling to head back to Chama. ... (more)
A normal train running up the 4% grade out of Chama is 7 cars. There are 4 coaches, a rider gondola, and 2 parlor cars. Occasionally, ticket sales increase to the point where some extra cars need ... (more)
UP 831 & 510 westbound headed for Kearney with the local.
Baby wings. UP 1680 & 1997 lead the westbound Grand Island turn. The small wings look good.
Tim bring the short 237 over the Viaduct in Toccoa, GA on its way to Atlanta GA
A three hour late NS train 203 finally brakes the silence of the cool fall afternoon in Baldwin, GA as three class one railroads take the hot Intermodal to Atlanta, GA.
CN 329 with BCOL 4620 and NS 6905 leading enters Bayview Junction amid some fall colours along the Niagara Escarpment.
A trio of GE Dash 8-40 locomotives power CN train 435 as they lift 7022 and train at Aldershot.
Nice Warbonnet and fire on the curve! Note the handmade "BNSF" lettered emblem patch on the nose.