A Southern Pacific Mikado steam engine in Grapevine, TX.
Southern "Mikado" steam engine #4501 heads south through McDonough, GA on a ferry move to Macon, GA for 21st Century Steam excursions.
The western Arizona sky glows bright as the sun dips behind the horizon as GCRY 4960 shoves its train back into the yard in preparation for tomorrow's train.
GCRY 4960 leads the first southbound steam train of the 2018 season out Quivero after picking up the cowboys for the final leg into Williams.
The broad gauge WG #9949 is turned on the turnable in the Delhi shed.
This 2-8-2 Mikado was built by the Baldwin Locomotive Works for the Chicago, Milwaukee & St. Paul Railway in 1922. This Baldwin Locomotive Works Builder's photo card is from the J. R. Doughty col... (more)
Cold weather makes good steam as this JS Class locomotive demonstrates leaving the coal mine's "Blue Loader". The shift is almost over for this crew as they make one last trip to the washery after... (more)
In the late afternoon sunlight, GCRY 4960 leads the southbound Williams Flyer across a small bridge just north of Willaha, AZ on February 17th, 2018.
After a long winter's nap, GCRY 4960 is back in action as it leads the northbound Williams Flyer out of Williams, AZ for the first time in 2018.
From the eastern edge of the mine, on the evening of January 17, 2018, we were able to experience and photograph spectacular sparks of the heavy-duty steam locomotive with its coal train.
GCRX 4960 nears the end of its run for steam Saturday. The engineer made their presence known as they blasted past the Espee Rd crossing.
Photographing these "Sparkly Trains" as they are often referred to can be a challenge. They are often photographed in the dark and spark output can vary greatly drastically changing the lighting c... (more)
A steam show at sunset...in reverse!? After running around the wye at Williams, AZ, GCRY 4960 backs the entire train into the Williams Yard before returning to the locomotive shops for the night.
FarRail Burma tour 2018