When my father would see his Uncle Rob, he would usually give my father a few new Baldwin Locomotive Works Builder's Card. Robert F. McKee, Sr. worked for Baldwin as a design engineer, so Uncle Ro... (more)
Still looking like a former railroad station, the Lehigh & New England depot at Danielsville, Pennsylvania is seen here with the break in the Blue Mountain known as Little Gap in the background. A... (more)
Two remnants of long-gone rail companies are visible in this 1986 scene in the small community of Danielsville, Pennsylvania. In the left foreground is the Lehigh and New England’s freight station... (more)
Between assignments, Jersey Central kept Lehigh & New England locomotives and cabooses at the CNJ Bethlehem PA station. Also there was this gem of a wood-sheathed snowplow, L&NE #353.
Forty years ago yesterday, I had graduated from a Kodak Instamatic to a brand-new Minolta SRT-101. I was running the first roll of film through it when I encountered this train on the CNJ-operated... (more)
A brief rain shower made everything shine, but did little to clean the grime off of L&NE caboose 583.
See more details about this shot from comment below. At the time of this photo, the old Lehigh and New England was officially shut down. The owners got out the railroad business in anticipation of... (more)