Making the same trip she's made since built in 1940, B&O SW-1 #8408 heads the Fireworks Express over the railroad's only Iron Truss bridge on her way to Hockessin.
Wilmington & Western 98 is sporting its Mississippi Central look with the centered headlight as it crosses the truss bridge in Ashland, Del., during a night photography event.
Wilmington & Western 4-4-0 No. 98 had its front end briefly restored to its Mississippi Central look in 1996, including a centered headlight and two bells. The spiffy 4-4-0 is coming off the only ... (more)
The halls are decked on ex-Pennsylvania Railroad doodlebug 4662 as it passes the small dam on Red Clay Creek at Ashland, Del. The last of about 90 Christmas lights trips run during December went a... (more)
Decked out in 10,000 Christmas lights, Wilmington & Western's ex-Pennsylvania Railroad doodlebug is on the last of nearly 90 Holiday Lights trips that were run in December. The doodlebug is crossi... (more)
Recently restored locomotive 8408 sits in Marshallton Yard along with ex Erie Lackawanna caboose 149. 8408 is repainted in the Baltimore and Ohio she use to dawn many decades ago. 8408 was origina... (more)
Number 98 steams through the autumn woods on the last fall foliage weekend of the year.
On June 10th, the Wilmington and Western held a special night photo session is honor of the railroad's 50th Anniversary of operation. The railroad also brought in Lehigh Valley Coal #126 to help c... (more)
Engineer John La Costa warms up the air pump on a hot, sultry July day.
Engineer John La Costa prepares the American type steam locomotive for a Wild Wild West day on the Wilmington and Western.
Fireman Jeff Dolhanczyk feeds the beast.
The W&W's newly restored B&O switcher leads an excursion past the Wooddale Covered Bridge. This bridge was rebuilt by local citizens in 2008 after the original was lost to a flood.