The Harzquerbahn is a steam paradise. Beautifully maintained locos pound upgrade to the summit of the Harz leading a fleet of daily trains.
After a hard day's work, Valley Railroad's 2-8-2 'Mikado" #40 is guided into the Engine House by the fireman, where the locomotive will rest and the fire banked in preparation for another day... (more)
The last pair of Maine Eastern locomotives have arrived on the Morristown & Erie. The units are M420W 3573 and GP10 764. On a rainy afternoon, the 764 joins M&E C424 18 and SW1500 20 in front of t... (more)
I shot this at the joint New Haven and Boston & Maine engine facility. Notice that the New Haven S-2 (Alco 1944) has a flat roof which the New Haven ordered for low clearances.
The late Roger Puta's slide was scanned and posted by Marty Bernard.
A pair of SD9’s idle away a Sunday afternoon at Burlington’s Sterling, Colorado, engine house. The CB&Q bought 80 SD9’s, more than any other road except SP, and they are the mainstay of local frei... (more)
It's 5:41 am and work is underway to prep the #93 & #40 for the days activities.
Anthony practicing for the ballet, or could he be guiding #93 to a safe stop over the pit.
Nevada Northern Winter Photo Spectacular.
It's 7:02 am and #93 & #40 are prepped and ready to WOW the photographers.
It's 7:03 am and #40 & #93 are about ready to start a day of strutting their stuff for photographers.
This critter was tucked away in the Nevada Northern engine house.
It's 7:09 am and #40 & # 93 are prepped and ready to start a day of pulling photo freights.
Moving the old timer out for active duty.