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Steam I've Seen
I've been fortunate enough to see many operating steam locomotives. This album contains one representative shot of each steam locomotive I've photographed in action and uploaded to this website since beginning digital photography in 2004.
Photo Album By: John Higginson
 
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Photo ID: 705630

UP 'Big Boy' 4014 splits the signals at Control Point A032 just west of Calamus, IA during its summer 2019 tour of the upper Midwest.

Railroad: Union Pacific
Locomotive: Steam 4-8-8-4
Location: Calamus, Iowa, USA
Locomotive #: UP 4014
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: July 30, 2019


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Added: Aug 03, 2019

Views: 786
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Photo ID: 700042

Grand Canyon's former LS&I Consolidation and an F40 get their train up to speed as they head back to Williams from the Grand Canyon South Rim.

Railroad: Grand Canyon Railway
Locomotive: Steam 2-8-0
Location: Quivero, Arizona, USA
Locomotive #: GCRY 29
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: June 01, 2019


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Added: Jun 13, 2019

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Photo ID: 696769

TSR's former Tremont & Gulf Mikado marches into Maydelle, TX with a vintage freight consist during a Pete Lerro photo charter.

Railroad: Texas State Railroad
Locomotive: Steam 2-8-2
Location: Maydelle, Texas, USA
Locomotive #: TSR 30
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: April 28, 2019


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Added: May 11, 2019

Views: 1,269
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Favorited: 6

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Photo ID: 674962

Pere Marquette 1225 leads the Steam Railroading Institute's 'Curwood Highlander' excursion into its destination of Owosso, MI. The train departed from Alma and ran over the Great Lakes Central Rai... (more)

Railroad: Pere Marquette
Locomotive: Steam 2-8-4
Location: Owosso, Michigan, USA
Locomotive #: PM 1225
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: October 20, 2018


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Added: Oct 24, 2018

Views: 1,178
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Photo ID: 639519

Festooned with Christmas lights, SP 'Daylight' 4449 leads one of the Oregon Rail Heritage Foundation’s “Holiday Express” excursions through the Oaks Bottom area just south of downtown Portland, OR... (more)

Railroad: Southern Pacific Railroad
Locomotive: Steam 4-8-4
Location: Portland, Oregon, USA
Locomotive #: SP 4449
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: November 25, 2017


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Added: Nov 29, 2017

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Photo ID: 638036

Southern 4501 leads a "Summerville Steam Special" up the grade out of Rossville, GA.

Railroad: Southern Railway
Locomotive: Steam 2-8-2
Location: Rossville, Georgia, USA
Locomotive #: TVRM 4501
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: November 11, 2017


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Added: Nov 15, 2017

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Photo ID: 613680

N&W 611 rolls down the former Southern Railway mainline, leading the southbound return portion of an excursion between Spencer, NC and Lynchburg, VA. Behind the auxiliary water car, NS SD40-2 6110... (more)

Railroad: Norfolk & Western
Locomotive: Steam 4-8-4
Location: Whittles, Virginia, USA
Locomotive #: NW 611
Train ID: NS 957
Photo Date: April 08, 2017


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Added: Apr 18, 2017

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Photo ID: 590004

Frisco 1630 heads out onto IRM’s mainline during the annual Museum Showcase Weekend. IRM operates trains over approximately four miles of track on a former interurban line. The line is signaled, e... (more)

Railroad: St. Louis & San Francisco Railroad (Frisco)
Locomotive: Steam 2-10-0
Location: Union, Illinois, USA
Locomotive #: SLSF 1630
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: September 18, 2016


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Added: Sep 21, 2016

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Photo ID: 588351

After an absence of nearly twelve years, regular steam operation has returned to GSMR as the recently rehabilitated 1702 leads a Saturday evening dinner train west out of Bryson City.

Railroad: Great Smoky Mountains Railroad
Locomotive: Steam 2-8-0
Location: Bryson City, North Carolina, USA
Locomotive #: GSMR 1702
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: September 03, 2016


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Added: Sep 07, 2016

Views: 2,849
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Photo ID: 547841

Southern 401, a 1907 Baldwin, rounds a curve into downtown Monticello as it powers a Monticello Railway Museum excursion during the museum’s Railroad Days event, which sees an expanded train sched... (more)

Railroad: Southern Railway
Locomotive: Steam 2-8-0
Location: Monticello, Illinois, USA
Locomotive #: SOU 401
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: September 20, 2015


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Added: Sep 24, 2015

Views: 2,171
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Photo ID: 497185

765 does her thing while visiting the Cuyahoga Valley... a Lima Berk at stride on a sunny Sunday morning was quite a sight to behold.

Railroad: Nickel Plate Road
Locomotive: Steam 2-8-4
Location: Jaite, Ohio, USA
Locomotive #: NKP 765
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: September 07, 2014


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Added: Sep 09, 2014

Views: 2,876
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Favorited: 13

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Photo ID: 419471

Leased from the Reader Railroad in Arkansas, this wood-burning Mogul is used to power the “Orange Blossom Cannonball” excursion on FCEN rails between Tavares and Lake Jem, FL.

Railroad: Tavares, Eustis & Gulf
Locomotive: Steam 2-6-0
Location: Lake Jem, Florida, USA
Locomotive #: RERX 2
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: December 28, 2012


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Added: Dec 31, 2012

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Photo ID: 393319

Flagg Coal 75 makes its third visit to the Heart of Dixie Railroad Museum to pull trips over three rehabilitated miles of the former L&N Alabama Mineral Belt where HOD normally runs excursions. Th... (more)

Railroad: Flagg Coal Company
Locomotive: Steam 0-4-0
Location: Calera, Alabama, USA
Locomotive #: 75
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: March 25, 2012


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Added: Mar 27, 2012

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Photo ID: 378878

The 734 leads a Carl Franz photo freight into Frostburg.

Railroad: Western Maryland Scenic Railroad
Locomotive: Steam 2-8-0
Location: Frostburg, Maryland, USA
Locomotive #: WMSR 734
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: October 18, 2011


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Added: Oct 23, 2011

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Photo ID: 378602

The 15 starts into the wye at Orbisonia to turn its train. The overhead wires and standard gauge tracks in the foreground are part of the Rockhill Trolley Museum, which is adjacent to EBT's yard. ... (more)

Railroad: East Broad Top
Locomotive: Steam 2-8-2
Location: Orbisonia, Pennsylvania, USA
Locomotive #: EBT 15
Train ID: EBT 1
Photo Date: October 16, 2011


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Added: Oct 20, 2011

Views: 3,047
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Favorited: 12

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