Three young Amish girls take in the action on the high iron outside of Strasburg, Pennsylvania along Esbenshade Road as Norfolk & Western J Class #611 makes haste heading west pulling a photo frei... (more)
With the safety valve lifted, N&W #611 stomps up the grade to Esbenshade Road just outside of Strasburg, Pennsylvania.
N&W M Class #475 with a local mixed train shuffles along the Blacksburg Branch at a brisk pace. Steam provided by the Strasburg Rail Road.
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"1958": Steam is in its final years on the Norfolk & Western as J Class locomotive #611 hustles along hauling a short freight consist.
A friendly wave and hello greets Norfolk & Western J Class #611 as she passes over top of the Pumpkinville Turnpike outside of Paradise, Pennsylvania.
Two masterworks of American 1940s design- the N&W J-Class 611 and an Oliver 60 farm tractor. The twelve louvers of differing lengths on the Oliver's side panels are a nice touch. Scene set by th... (more)
Strasburg's No. 31 pounding up the grade at Cherry Hill crossing. Scanned from a Kodak Plus-X Pan negative, ASA 125.
First train of the day with 611 heading back to Strasburg.
611 makes her way through the countryside.
NW 611 approaches Carpenters as railfans collect their pictures.
"When old meets new!" Amtrak 651 flies past the N&W 611 at Leaman Picnic Grounds as railfans collect their shots of the "Spirit of Roanoke."
A local Amish family watches the high iron activities with Norfolk & Western #475 as she passes over the Pumpkinville Turnpike hauling a mixed train along the Road to Paradise.
Fireman Mark Young eyes the Amish onlookers and household pets, as N&W M Class #475 puts on a steam show rounding Long Curve outside of Paradise, Pennsylvania.
"When Steam was King!" N&W 611 approaches Carpenters as railfans from across the world collect their shots of the "Spirit of Roanoke."