A Reflection Shot that Panned out Perfectly
A modern day Sumpter Valley No. 19 keeps pace with a reflection of itself from the past against the unchanged backdrop of the Elkhorn Range dur... (more)
Set against beautiful Fall colors, Sumpter Valley No. 19 leads a small log train eastbound towards McEwen, passing one of the many ponds along the narrow gauge line.
Sumpter Valley Railray's No. 19 leads a small fright westbound towards Sumpter, passing one of the many ponds along the narrow gauge line.
Sumpter Valley Railray's No. 19, a 2-8-2 narrow gauge locomotive, brings a small freight around a bend and through a cut traveling east bound through Sumpter, OR.
Sumpter Valley Railway's 2-8-2 narrow gauge No. 19 captured at speed in a Railroad: Sumpter Valley RailwayLocomotive: Steam 2-8-2Location: Sumpter, Oregon, USALocomotive #: SVRy 19Train ID: UnknownPhoto Date: October 14, 2018
Sumpter Valley Railway's No. 3 and No. 19 meet mid-day by the water tower at McEwin, OR.
Sumpter Valley Railway's No. 3 and No. 19 sit poised by the water tower ready for a day's work at McEwen, OR.
Two of Sumpter Valley's locomotives, 2-8-2 No. 19 on the left and No. 3, a 2-truck Heisler, center right - on loan from the W.H. Eccles Lumber Company, are serviced at the railroad's yard in McEwe... (more)
Sumpter Valley narrow gauge 2-8-2 No. 19 leads a small freight through Sumpter, OR at the peak of Fall.
Sumpter Valley No. 19 has the highball and proceeds east past the short siding at "Hawley"
With the Elkhorn Range as backdrop, Sumpter Valley 2-8-2 No. 19 casts a perfect reflection in one of the many man-made lakes along the line as it leads a freight westbound through Sumpter, OR.
Engineer Sam McCloskey leans out of the cab to get a view around the bend as he brings No. 3, a 2-truck Heisler, east bound through Sumpter, OR en route to McEwin with a small mixed train.
Heisler Locomotive Works 2-Truck Heisler
The fastest of the geared steam locomotive designs, yet has the same low-speed hauling ability of other geared locomotives such as the Shay... (more)
Crack of dawn at the Sumpter Valley Railroad
McEwin, Oregon - The last of the fog has all but burned off, it's 19 degrees Fahrenheit, eighteen years into the new century on October 14th,... (more)
Sumpter Valley's narrow gauge 2-8-2 No. 19 leads a small freight eastbound past yet another man-made lake en route to McEwin, and eventually - had this scene been captured between 1920 and 1940 -... (more)