With the recent announcement that the rebuilding had finally been completed and the line reconnected, there is no longer a need to keep the outlying crew and train at Durbin. This means that Heisl... (more)
The crew looks ahead at the Durbin Rocket speeds home.
Fall colors came early to WV this year. Today's Durbin Rocket returns to the depot to drop its passengers off, filling the river valley with coal smoke.
Putting on a rather volcanic display Heisler #6 pounds through the fall bedecked hills of West Virginia.
Cass Heisler #6 simmers away a rainy night outside the small shed in Durbin, WV. In the morning the ashes will be shaken out and the fire stoked to bring steam up to pull the days passenger runs u... (more)
2016 marked the end of an era for the Ringling Brothers & Barnum & Bailey circus and its elephants-by-rail. The elephants were removed from the circus and the company's stock cars were repositione... (more)
It's not everyday you watch a steam locomotive take the backroads of West Virginia to reposition itself for a series of new excursions. That's exactly what happened with the Durbin & Greenbrier Va... (more)
Cass Scenic's Heisler No. 6 smokes around a curve near the Cass interchange on the West Virginia Central's ex-Western Maryland during the annual Railfan Weekend.
Cass Scenic's Heisler No. 6 crosses the Shavers Fork with a freight train on the West Virginia Central's ex-Western Maryland during the annual Railfan Weekend.
Cass Heisler No. 6 deadheads to the Cass Shop after double-heading the 9-car Bald Knob Train hours before. Visitors who rode or recorded Cass Scenic Railroad trains on Sep. 19-20 were treated to a... (more)
Descending the grade on the heels of the Bald Knob train, Heisler No. 6 returns to Cass after double heading Saturday's 9-car train to the top of the mountain.
Cass Heisler No. 6 and Western Maryland Shay 6 double head Saturday's 9-car train to Bald Knob.
Cass Heisler #6 moves freight around the sweeping curve during the Cass Railman Weekend
Heisler No. 6 sits under a crystal clear, night sky at Cheat Bridge, WV during an overnight layover that was part of the Mountain State Railroad & Logging Historical Association's Cass Railfan Wee... (more)
Night Time At Cass WV. Western Maryland Shay 6 Gets ready for a tank of water while shay 4 pauses on the other side.