On a dreary Saturday evening, a murder mystery train arrives at the Curmberland Station at 10:00 p.m.
Thanks to Joe Gonzalez for the lighting.
WMSR 734 eases the weekly Saturday train into the station.
Railfans show up
for the May 2nd opening day for regular steam runs on the WMSR..... are you in this photo?
Form meets function.
Waiting for the next train. A far cry from the number of trains that used to serve the city of Cumberland, but the Train Bulletin at the Western Maryland Station still updates passengers when the ... (more)
Western Maryland Scenic's workhorse #734, "Mountain Thunder," rests at the Cumberland depot after another honest day's work, over 90 years since she first rolled out of the shop.
This nice little train is a "Murder Mistery" Train. It leaves the station at 6pm, which allows light on this side of the train and station. The three cars are those used as the first class cars on... (more)
734 takes a spin on the turntable at Frostburg.
734's crew peers out of the cab after arriving in Frostburg.
A dedicated engineer maneuvers the 734, moments after turning it around on the turntable.
734 pulls into the station at Cumberland at the conclusion of a round trip to Frostburg
734 takes water prior to departure for Frostburg... the tender came from an NYC 4-8-2; the locomotive itself is originally from the Lake Superior and Ishpeming
Mamiya 645 color negative
After working up the steep grade on the former C&P, the 734 arrives at Frostburg station.