Mower Lumber Co. Shay No. 4 leads a work train through the tail of the upper-switchback during the Cass Scenic Railroad's annual Fall Photography Workshop.
Western Maryland Shay No. 6 meets Shay No. 5 at the upper switchback before continuing on to Bald Knob.
Engineer Danny Seldomridge moves Big Six out of the tail of the Upper Switchback heading up the line toward Bald Knob. A Carl Franz Photo Charter
Cass Train Crew member Bob Starks waits for Shay #11 to move the passenger train forward so he can align the switch for Big Six and the log train. A Carl Franz Photo Charter
Shay 11 heads out of the upper switchback as it approaches Whittaker Station.
A Shay in its element. Deep woods, steep grades and sharp curves are the hallmarks of the kingdom of the Shay locomotive. With freight car-like articulating trucks and gearing for maximu... (more)