The Reading RS-3 that rests with a short "period" consist adjacent to Steamtown looks like it can use a new coat of paint. This unit was delivered to the Reading Company in 1952 and was... (more)
This festive former PRR C425 was found idling in front of the Steamtown roundhouse along with Delaware Lackawanna's former DL&W Caboose.
No. 26 is a lot smaller than a Big Boy but that doesn't mean the little filly cannot put on a show. When the temp is in the teens Fahrenheit, this is what happens.
The DL local returns to Steamtown Yard from Taylor Yard in Scranton, Penn, with a transfer run on 10/28/19.
Steamtown's Reading 467 is an RS-3. It is displayed in the old Erie Lackwanna yard with a small freight train.
Quite a bit of activity here this morning, in & out of frame. NKP 514 is heading over to the turntable to spin & lead an excursion to Gouldsboro (with DL 405), DLW 664 is sitting in the clear wit... (more)
The yard is quiet but has a nice selection of MLW and ALCO power.
Done for the day and soaking up the sun.
While it's sister unit gets all of the attention, this example in the northeast is showing some signs of being out in the elements, but then again would it be the same if it were stuffed and mount... (more)
Chugga smokes it up for the Railfest patrons.
Moscow excursion returns to Steamtown's Railfest.
Saturday's Railfest-ivities wind down.
Night shoot was a bonus to the Railfest day.