CHESSIE LIVES!!! On the way home from a Dark Sky Star Party at Spruce Knob, WV, which turned out to be an overcast wash from the one night I was there, I came across a gem on the way home that ma... (more)
A celebrity sits in the National Railway Museum in York. Olton Hall, masquerading as none other than the "Wizard Express" Hogwart's Castle sit on the turntable at the NRM. The engine is the same... (more)
Amtrak auto train head southbound to Florida through Rippon Station, VA. Not a half hour earlier, the Silver Star would pass by before being delayed for 13 hours.
80072 pulls into Goathland Stantion during the 2012 NYMR Spring Steam Gala.
Unknown engines, probably SD70ACe's, are loaded on a waiting boat for transportation to the beyond.
Looking particularly girtty, the driver of Strasburg #90, the last working decapod, waits for 5:00pm to come around to begin his second to last hauld of the day.
It's he end of the line on the NYMR at Grosmont station. Sir Nigel Gresley's master class and namesake sits next to a smaller J72 tank engine as they prepare for their next hauls of the day. I o... (more)
Bittern let's off steam as the driver looks back at the station seeing if he has the green flag from the conducter to depart from Goathland Station during the 2012 NYMR Spring Steam Gala.
The boiler of 2-10-0 #90 is fired up and ready for it's next haul.
Dave, the fireman for 2-10-0 #90, stands on the tender watching the rear as the engine backs up.
Strasburg 2-10-0 #90 is waved on by the conducter, ready to front couple for its last haul of the day.
Strasburg 2-10-0 #90 pulls it's train of passengers tender first on the first leg of the journey, just visable through the open air coach it is coupled to, prior to reaching a point where it will ... (more)
Dave, a driver for the Strasburg Railroad, sits in the cab prior to pulling out of the station on a warm summer afternoon.
The Carolinian heads Northbound through Woodbridge with Amtrak Heritage #145 on point as a Southbound auto train passes.
The setting sun mimics the signal that is silhouetted in front of it by sending out brilliant rays into the evening sky at Devine Junction.