The legendary Fred Mattison ascends to the cab of Number 90 (2-10-0) on December 30, 2016 after briefing the assembled masses about the morning's revenue freight run, which would be a coal powered... (more)
The Hogger Dave Domitrovich looks intently out of his side window on the former Great Western decapod.
"Meeting of the Minds": Enginemen Aaron Sholley, Dave Domitrovich and Student Hostler and Fireman Gabe Bocchino chat in the early morning hours inside the enginehouse at East Strasburg a... (more)
Engineman, and the morning's hostler, Dave Domitrovich rakes over the coals in the belly of the beast.
The massive Great Western decapod simmers away in her bay in the East Strasburg enginehouse evoking memories of her days preparing to run across the plains of Colorado.
SRC #90 splits the trees in the SRC famed Groundhog Cut as she hustles back to East Strasburg with the 11:00 am train.
In a timeless scene, Strasburg Railroad’s 2-10-0 90 “takes on water” (apparently the water spout is just for show) on a beautiful February afternoon in 2013. The engine, one might notice, is dolle... (more)
A new day has dawned on the Road to Paradise and the low drone of SRC #90's generator is heard among the early morning birds as fireman trainee Shelley Hall pulls on the blowdown valve engulfing t... (more)
"Hooked Up": It's approximately 4:30 pm on the Road to Paradise and Engineer Dave Domitrovich is in the right hand seat of former Great Western decapod #90 as she hits the grade heading ... (more)
Strasburg 2-10-0 90 makes the final charge to Strasburg. While it isn’t exactly Juke’s Tree, that half-dead tree, just east of the Red Caboose Motel, was a prop for many photos during that era.
Strasburg 90 pulls a train out of the siding at Groffs. The Hello Dolly car is on the rear of the train, still in its original configuration and yellow paint.
The sun rises on a new day on the Road to Paradise, as SRC #90 glints in all her glory against the early morning sun prior to a steam freight operation.
"All ahead!": Engineman Spencer Glass gives the all clear to the engineer as he prepares to take former Great Western #90 into the enginehouse for a good night's sleep. Sitting on the ad... (more)
"An Evening Stroll in Paradise": It's about 7:30 pm and former Great Western #90 is illuminated by the golden sunset of a Lancaster County evening as she heads home turning another page ... (more)