Engine 58 roars through the Wooddale Rock Cut during one of the first Santa trains of the season.
Nearly one year ago to the date, I visited the town of Ashland, DE. I had my Fujifilm camera on hand and decided to take my first picture of the Santa train. It ended up becoming my first Railpict... (more)
Later down the line, We see W&W 58 storming up the hill into Mt. Cuba. A private Picnic grove used by the railroad.
Here, we see W&W 58 fighting the grade into Wooddale, Delaware. This cut is basically a tunnel without a roof and is a very tight fit. Hopefully they don't have to butter up the train.
Former Mississippi Central #58 takes a road trip through Northern Delaware.
W&W #58 passes by the falls at Sharpless Road in Hockessin, DE while on an extended Fall foliage excursion in October, 2012.
Drivers get a free show as a Wilmington and Western tourist train crosses the 4 lane Lancaster Pike en route to Mt Cuba.
WAR!! Confederate forces have placed a Wilmington and Western train under siege just shy of the strategically important Bridge 6G. Passengers duck for cover while Union forces prepare to ... (more)
Wilmington and Western #58 prepares for a day's excursion departing Greenbank Station. A scene seen by many yet rarely photographed due to the difficult nature of the lighting encountered here at... (more)
Wilmington & Western 58 passes through the rock cut at Wooddale. On this day the railroad was running their very popular Wild West Robbery themed train.
The engineer keeps an eye on the crossing ahead as he approaches Greenbank Station. With temperatures near 100, the cab was not a fun place to be on this day.
Wilmington & Western 58 travels across the crossing at Wooddale while Steve Jensen looks on in his 1911 Stanley Steamer.
Built for the Atlanta, Birmingham & Atlantic Railroad in 1907, #58 now serves the Wilmington and Western Railroad in Delaware. Seen here, just minutes from departure with patrons spared the traff... (more)
W&W #58 makes it's way into the bucolic side of Delaware crossing Mount Cuba Road en reroute to Hockessin for a late night fireworks presentation.