Strasburg 89 heads tender forward towards Leaman Junction in Paradise, Pennsylvania
A new morning brings another day of 21st century steam railroading.
Former CNR Mogul #89 works hard as she accelerates out of Groff's Picnic Grove with the 12:30 train and heads back to East Strasburg.
With the Hourly train passed by the 89 gets the Highball to head back to East Strasburg.
SRC #89 simmers in the East Strasburg Yard as she performs freight duty in place of ex-NYC #8618. I doubt many Moguls on the CN did switching as #89 was called to do this day, but she served her d... (more)
Engineman Dave Lotfi preps the empty freight cars for the hitch as Engineer Jim Rice runs #89 on the former PRR mainline 3rd track at Leaman Place Junction. It's always a good day with a steam fre... (more)
SRC #89 slowly pushes back empty freight cars into the interchange between the Strasburg Rail Road and Norfolk Southern at Leaman Place Junction. #89 was serving on freight duty this day since ex-... (more)
PULL!!! SRC #89 slips hard on the grade leading out of the East Strasburg yard as she tries to pull about 10 empty freight cars out of the north side yard area. Ex-NYC SW8 #8618 usually handles th... (more)
Fireman David Lotfi walks his short freight train at Lehman Place while 89 runs around to shove the outbound cut to the NS Interchange. SW-8 #8618 was in the shop for repairs so 89 substituted for... (more)
Clouds dot the sky above Cherry Hill as storms roll through central Lancaster county on a warm, late spring evening. Meanwhile SRC #89 heads home hauling a vintage freight train for the Red Ball E... (more)
Engineer Richie Maggs awaits the signal from his brakeman for the hitch as #89 is on call late into the night. This photo was shot as part of the Red Ball Express photo charter put on by the Stras... (more)
Running a few minutes late, Strasburg Rail Road's former Canadian National 2-6-0 storms up the grade out of Paradise at Bylers crossing headed back to the depot with the last train of the day.
SRC #89, serving as a U.S. Transportation Corps locomotive, glimmers as she heads home with important supplies and men for the war effort on the Homefront.
Strasburg Rail Road's former Canadian National 2-6-0 89 charges up the grade out of Cherry Hill on the way back to the depot in Strasburg.
Passing the Pumpkinville Turnpike, #89 is en route for East Strasburg with a vintage freight train.