Mike Nichols attaches a kerosene lantern to a caboose.
#473 rounds a bend, fireman ever attentive in this tight telephoto shot.
Down in the narrows, the K28 plies her trade.
K28 and mixed consist on the roof of the world.
K28 #473 blows down and she rounds a curve, hugging the side of a cliff.
#473 and a freight train approach Rockwood on a clear winter morning.
Durango and Silverton diesel switcher at dawn with blue flag and light.
Engineer Mike Nichols is working as Brakeman today. In a timeless railroading scene, he signals to Engineer Bill Colley, as K-28 no. 473 backs down onto the train.
D&S Extra 473 South heads along the Animas River towards Tacoma on a Willow Creek Productions photo charter.
Drifting downgrade towards the photo line, engineer Bill Colley opens the throttle for a nice smokey runby on a Willow Creek Productions photo charter.
D&S K-28 no. 473 smokes it up, rounding the highline horseshoe curve, heading towards Rockwood at the conclusion of a Willow Creek Productions photo charter.
Fireman Joe Dailey throws in a final scoop of coal in preparation for the morning departure.
Extra 473 South heads down the Rio Animas on a Willow Creek Productions photo mixed train.
After a water stop at Tank Creek, Extra 473 South heads off down the Rio Animas on a Willow Creek Productions photo mixed train.
In a modern updating of a W.H. Jackson photo, 473 leads a two car special onto the Highline, far above the Animas River.