Starry, starry night...
Bound for Rusk, Texas, 2-8-2 No. 30 makes a brief station stop at Maydelle on a clear and starry night. Follow Railroad: Texas State RailroadLocomotive: Steam 2-8-2Location: Maydelle, Texas, USALocomotive #: TSRR 30Train ID: Lerro CharterPhoto Date: April 28, 2019
Tremont & Gulf Rwy photo from my collection - featuring 2-8-2 No. 30, captured somewhere along the line in Northern Louisiana.
Louisiana's former Tremont & Gulf Railway Mikado No. 30 working the "new" Texas State Railroad - sometime between the early 1950's and April 28th, 2019.
The original Texas State Railroad, foun... (more)
A station agent at Maydelle holds out a hoop with train orders for the engineer of Texas State Railroad's 2-8-2 No. 30. The engineer (not in view) will lean out and grab the paperwork on the fly ... (more)
Texas State Railroad 2-8-2 No. 30, an oil-burner, makes a late night appearance in Maydelle, TX, leading a freight bound for Rusk. A station agent awaits with train orders as the engineer (not in... (more)
TSR's former Tremont & Gulf Mikado marches into Maydelle, TX with a vintage freight consist during a Pete Lerro photo charter.
Southern Pine Lumber #28 passes the depot at Maydelle as part of the photographers' special. While not an era-appropriate truck, it is a reminder that this depot is still a railroad utilized stru... (more)
Southern Pine Lumber #28, formerly Texas State #300, heads east with the photographer's special across the Neches River.
Southern Pine Lumber Company #28 leads the Texas State Railroad photographers' special across the Neches River with a mixed train on a beautiful spring day.
Texas State Railroads Southern Pine Lumber Company 2-8-0 #28 (formerly TSR #300) steaming through Maydelle TX. on a nice sunny day in June. The train originally left Palestine at 11:00 AM and arri... (more)
TSRR 201 on the way from Rusk to Palestine Tx
TSRR #300 steams past the Maydelle Depot in Maydelle, TX.
TSRR #201 sits after being turned for the photographers.
TSRR #201 poses on the turntable at Maydelle.
Texas State Railroad #8 has taken over for the ailing #300 at Maydelle and is now heading for Palestine