"Nickel Plate Road 190" is seen on display at the Oregon Rail Heritage Center. The classic Alco PA is posed in its current home at the heritage center where it shares indoor space with steam loco... (more)
The Cincinnati Railway Company's restored Nickel Plate Road GP30 901 shoves an inbound Lebanon, Mason & Monroe Railroad "Day Out With Thomas" Special train towards the Lebanon Station, passing the... (more)
The Cincinnati Railway Company's restored Nickel Plate Road GP30 901 shoves an inbound Lebanon, Mason & Monroe Railroad "Day Out With Thomas" Special train towards the Lebanon Station. W... (more)
1940s wartime re-creation at the RailGiants Museum in Pomona, CA. A couple bids farewell as he goes off to war.
Jim Thorpe is one of the most scenic towns in the northeastern United States. The only thing that could make the town even better is a visit by a genuine Lima built S-2 class 2-8-4 Berkshire. This... (more)
The Stampede Pass is an ex NP dome car that is mid-restoration. It provided First Class seating for this weekend's NKP 765 trips.
Nickel Plate Road No. 765 crosses the Lehigh River at Weissport as it heads back to Allentown, Pa., after running to Pittston Junction.
Nickel Plate Road No. 765 leads an Allentown-Pittston Junction round trip north through the Lehigh Gorge on Norfolk Southern trackage. This was the second of two trips held during the weekend.
NKP 765 owned by the Fort Wayne Railroad Historical Society, shows off its running gear.
765 leading the NS Employee excursion around the Curve.
27 Years Later
When I was a little kid, my dad went out to photograph the 765 on the ill-fated NRHS '88 trips, but I couldn't go because I was sick. I said to him afterwords that i... (more)
On the return leg on a Lehigh River Gorge excursion, NKP No. 765 romps across the river while rewarding the patient photographers with a with little extra plume.
Chasing The NKP 765 steam through PA was sure an exciting chase! in this shot the train is making its way back toward Bethelham, PA, but first the train makes a stop here in Bowmenstown to have wa... (more)
NKP 765 owned by the Fort Wayne Railroad Historical Society is readied for a weekend of trips on the Reading Blue Mountain & Northern/Norfolk Southern.
NKP 765 owned by the Fort Wayne Railroad Historical Society makes a fantastic entrance into Jim Thorpe PA. Here their passengers will detrain for 1.5 hours to explore the picturesque city.