"Taking a Spin"
Smoke fills the air as a trio of MLW six axle locos pull a train of loaded stone hoppers north on the Western New York and Pennsylvania Railroad. The train is crossing over Sinnemahoning Creek and... (more)
Work train drifts through Homestead destined for the west end of J&L Tunnel in Pittsburgh to drop ties.
RBMN 425 let's loose a scream from the whistle that echoes marvelously off the surrounding hills as it saunters slowly past Lake Huato.
Backlighting, fall color, and a timely advance of the throttle. NKP heritage leads Norfolk Southern train 12V through Highland Cut.
Reading and Northern's Autumn Leaf begins the trek back to Reading Outer Station behind the 425 as a Lehigh Gorge Scenic Railway train off the Lehigh Division stops waiting to shove back to Jim Th... (more)
Naked and UnafraidBessemer & Lake Erie Texas type #643 has had a rocky history over the past couple decades. Restored to operating condition in the mid/late 1980s, it was all dresse... (more)
611 makes her way through the countryside.
This is a helper set, heading away from the photographer. The caboose makes it obvious, but even without it one could tell based on the orientation of the photographs. According to the Conrail E... (more)
Note the steam engine at the right of the frame. I would imagine that is a Strasburg unit. An original Kodachrome slide from my collection; the photographer was not specified.
An original Kodachrome slide from my collection; the photographer was not specified.
RN 425 charges past a traffic jam, preparing to load passengers for the return trip to Reading during the October 19th fall colors special.
RN 425 simmers outside the Reading and Northern steam shops before another day of excursions the following day.