Comstock Dawn - First Light. About 20 minutes before sunrise on a chilly winter morning, a short Virginia & Truckee freight makes the journey north from Carson City to Virginia City, NV.
Caboose put-away. With darkness approaching, Monson Locomotive #3 has WW&F Caboose #320 on her front coupler and is taking it back to the shop building for indoor storage. Caboose 320 was... (more)
Spinning Monson #3. The centerpiece of the Sheepscot Yard is an "Armstrong" Queenpost Turntable. Here, we see the WW&F crew turning Monson Locomotive #3 at the conclusion of our... (more)
Back home at Sheepscot Station. WW&F Locomotive #9 has just arrived back at Sheepscot Station, which is the home of the WW&F Railway Museum in Alna, ME. Here, you will find a re-creation o... (more)
Charging through the Maine woods. WW&F Locomotive #9 blows for the rural crossing at Rosewood Stables as she makes a southbound charge through the Maine woods, bound for Wiscasset with the ... (more)
A local farmer meets the train. Back in the days before motorized vehicles and good roads were common in rural Maine, local farmers would typically bring their produce to the railway and pi... (more)
Passing Maine Locomotive & Machine. With the sun finally coming out for real, a WW&F Mixed Train charges past the only real industrial siding on the restored railway, that being the connect... (more)
Special Freight Move. Engineman Roger Whitney and Brakeman Bryce Weeks bring their special freight move through the yard area at Alna Center, Maine, en route to Sheepscot Station, about 2.5... (more)
Special Freight Move. Monson Railroad Locomotive #3 makes a reverse move on the WW&F main line at Alna Center with a special freight load, during a January, 2021 Lerro Productions photo sho... (more)
Special freight move at MP 6. Locomotive #3 takes a special freight shipment south on the WW&F Railway, passing Humanson Brook at Milepost 6, en route to Wiscasset.
Posing as WW&F #3 fo... (more)
Station stop: Alna Center. For a brief moment in time, the tiny flag-stop at Alna Center, Maine, becomes a beehive of activity, as a southbound WW&F Mixed train stops to meet company vehicl... (more)
Winter on the Maine Coast. In a cold, wind-driven rain, so common in coastal New England winters, WW&F Locomotive #9 races southbound near Humanson Brook, toward the seaport town of Wiscass... (more)
Track speed at Albee's Field. WW&F Locomotive #9 races southbound at track speed with a classic, 24" gauge Mixed Train, headed for Alna Center, Sheepscot, and ultimately the seaport town of... (more)
Ready for work. WW&F Locomotive #9 is steamed and ready to tie on to her mixed extra in the Sheepscot Yard, as she sits just south of the 3-way stub switch, adjacent to the water tank. Tha... (more)
WW&F Engineman Robert Longo. WW&F Engineman Robert "Bullet Bob" Longo, poses with the 130 year-old Locomotive #9 at the Sheepscot Water Tank, in Alna, Maine.