Waiting on The Creeper. A few passengers from the local area await the arrival of Train 202 on the platform at Damascus, Virginia. The local mixed, popularly known as "The Virginia Cr... (more)
PPRX 764 on lease to Strasburg Rail Road is shunting cars at the depot.
After backing her out of the enginehouse, the fireman throws a couple scoops of coal into 89's hungry firebox before taking her to the water column.
While being readied for the day, CN 89's fireman performs the daily ritual of the blow-down, thus clearing any deposits from the boiler.
Slumbering peacefully, N&W 475 cools her heels after handling the weekend trains as CN 89's banked fire has her quietly simmering with around 60 pounds on the gauge. If you're a serious lover of ... (more)
NS PRR Heritage unit visits the Strasburg Rail Road and the nearby state railroad museum
Spending the day in Strasburg has brought out the dark side of me...
The Saturday evening "Wine and Cheese Train" is back on the platform and the crew of ex Great Western #90 is looking forward to "Miller Time". A quick check of the oil cups and a few thousand ga... (more)
PRR Sunset A beautiful Saturday evening sunset illuminates two relics of a once mighty empire. The Pennsylvania Railroad's 1914 vintage presidential car, the Francis L. Suter, shares the d... (more)
A well-worn yard goat backs away from the water plug and gets back to the business of shifting cars in a scene from the 1920s. Of course, RP regulars will recognize this as the Strasburg Railroa... (more)
Fireman strikes a classic pose on the Strasburg RR
Built in 1906 by Baldwin, Strasburg 475 once served the Norfolk & Western