After returning from the trip around Horseshoe Curve, the 765 and its two diesel riders were cut off and serviced at the Altoona shops. The train sat for nearly... (more)
NKP 765 under the wires
The Nickel Plate, officially the New York, Chicago & St. Louis Railroad Company. NKP Alco PA-1 #189 & #182 (Bluebirds) on train #7 The Westerner, crosses the NYC (MC) tracks at South Gary, Indiana... (more)
"Steam Under Morning Light"
Early morning sunlight illuminates the plume of steam coming from the NKP 765 as the train works its way along the Juniata River towards Lewistown, PA.
The Nickel Plate Road 765 steam engine and the NS 8100 NKP Heritage unit lead an NS employee excursion across the famed Rockville Bridge.
NKP 765 eastbound toward Chicago.
NKP 765 is returning to Conway Yard after completing several NS employee excursions in the Harrisburg area. After an evening layover, it will head to Bellevue,OH.
Departing Williamson for Portsmouth, NKP 765 rolls through CP "College", westbound on the Kenova District. NKP 765 and its visit to West Virginia in 2012 returned steam to mainline rails for the f... (more)
Steam Locomotive 765 leads excursions in Akron Ohio
NKP 765 leads the train for the Employee specials in Altoona through Leetonia, in a small pocket of sunshine.
Nickel Plate Road 765 rolls south towards the town of Owosso during an "Historic Transportation Preservation" charter.
NKP 765 crosses a small stone bridge in Duncannon Pa
What started out as a rather dreary overcast day opened up to bright blue skies as the NKP 765 heads for Lafayette with the Wabash Cannonball.