On June 9th, the Wilmington & Western Railroad held its Puffer Bellies Day which they double head two of their steam locomotives for their excursions for the day. Here the train is making a shove ... (more)
Locomotives 98 and 58 burst to life in Marshallton Yard to help get some drafts through the fires.
Full Speed ahead Captain! 1/20th zoom pan of locomotive 98.
Like Father Like Son! Chief Mechanical Officer Steve Jensen and his son Steven Jensen Jr. Prepare locomotive 58 to run during the annual W&W Pufferbelly day.
Wilmington & Western #98 rounds the bend just ahead of Faulkland Road on a beautiful day in March. If you look carefully, she's pulling a newly rebuilt tender which helps explain part of the reas... (more)
Over the river and through the woods - Wilmington & Western style!
Running through Yorklyn, W&W #98 brings a mixed train of passenger cars and cabeese through the scenic rurals of Delaware.
Volcanic activity has been detected in Wilmington!
After lying dormant for weeks, Wooddale has once again become the site of a huge eruption leaving only a cut in it's wake. A cu... (more)
Blue skies, a steam train and a classic plume - the Train Gods were smiling on the Wilmington and Western on Saturday, March 30th - a weekend, no less!
Wilmington & Western #98 thunders through the cut at Wooddale in Wilmington, DE. She's sporting a new tender which was recently built and helps explain the limited outings for Spring and Summer. ... (more)
Appearing through an opening in the woods, Wilmington & Western #98 makes her way towards Mt Cuba, fireman leaning out of the cab blowing the whistle for an upcoming grade crossing at Mt Cuba Roa... (more)
I recreate my shot from December of last year using #98 instead. It is seen roaring through the cut, battling the grade.
\W&W 915 switches out Marshallton Yard on a chilly day after some April showers.
Brakeman Jensen throws a switch to align locomotive 915 for onto the main. 915 will then be positioned to pick up the line of cars in the distance. Photo taken with permission.
Wilmington & Western's #98 is out pulling an excursion train to Ashland.