A burst of color on the New Hope and Ivyland - GP30 #2198 takes the reins today while some work is performed on 2-8-0 #40.
Safely over the Perils of Pauline Trestle, #40 continues her trek to Lahaska.
New Hope and Ivyland #40 is back in action after a long hiatus which saw her get some needed attention and all new jacketing. The crew was not happy with the paint on the tender so it will be rep... (more)
Blowing off steam and topping off
All aboard - the New Hope and Ivyland makes several steam powered trips through scenic Bucks County, PA, a ride guaranteed to impress with both sights and sounds!
What ever happened to that 10-Wheeler that use to run at New Hope? Here she is, former CN #1533, sitting in back of the shop on panel track. Replaced long ago by 2-8-0 #40 yet hopeful to ... (more)
Former Nacionales de Mexico (N. de M.) 4-8-4 Niagara is once again on the back track waiting out restoration priorities at the New Hope and Ivyland Railroad. Currently the railroad is in the mids... (more)
The cab of 4-8-4 NdeM #3028 sits on a pile of wood awaiting restoration and mating to the boiler. All in good time, as a few coaches, some freight cars and currently Railroad: New Hope & IvylandLocomotive: Steam 4-8-4Location: New Hope, Pennsylvania, USALocomotive #: NHIR 3028Train ID: UnknownPhoto Date: May 01, 2010
Bare Naked Lady - NHIR #40 sits on a stub end spur behind the shops as the crew prepares her for some lagging, an all new custom rolled jacketing and paint. She'll be looking good for the... (more)
The NH&I's annual Easter Bunny Express is usually diesel-powered, and this year is no exception. Ex-PRR relic #2198 is the motive power for the days' runs, as it leads the train over the Aquetong ... (more)
Steam, snow, and steel
The crew takes a few minutes to chat between runs at the New Hope depot
Born just down the Delaware River in Philly some 85 years ago, #40 still brings home the bacon on a daily basis.
The fireman tends to the coal pile between runs at New Hope
The engineer keeps a watchful eye on the approaching crossing and station as he brings the noon excursion back into New Hope