After returning from Saturdays photo shoot several run by's were performed at the wig wags for a half dozen die hard photographers.
#40 puts on a show for the photographers as it pulls out of the engine house during Nevada Northern's winter photo shoot.
Nevada Northern 40 sits at High Line Junction, as the sun glints off her majestic, beautiful lines
The snow capped hills create a beautiful backdrop for the mixed freight doubleheader charging towards the east entrance of Tunnel 1. Locomotive 40's deep toned whistle resonates throughout the hil... (more)
Safety First: A resounding message at the historic railroad. From the equipment to the logo, it can be found and seen in practice by the way the crews run the railroad.
Dawn light from the windows above the shop reflects off the high mounted headlight of #93, while a thick cloud of steam dissipates over the roundhouse following a blowdown by the stout consolidati... (more)
Nevada Northern 40 leads a southbound afternoon mixed train at High Line Junction in the glint of the afternoon sun
A powerful blast of steam falls over the Steptoe Creek Fill while #93 and wreck train await permission to proceed north towards Hiline Junction for the runby.
The doors of the roundhouse have just opened at dawn to lighten the two century-plus old locomotives being prepped for the day's charter. 2-8-0 #93 receives a final rundown while #40 awaits its tu... (more)
93 and 40 sit outside the engine house in Ely
93 follows the 40 on the way to the coaling tower
Nevada Northern 40 leads an afternoon mixed out of High Line Junction
Nevada Northern 40 leads a southbound mixed train over Steptoe Creek
A couple of railroaders talk about their next moves in front of the newly installed wig-wag signals while the high drivered 4-6-0 and stout 2-8-0 simmer on the mild winter night.
The 51" drivers slip and a dark plume of smoke roars out of the stack of the 1909 ALCO as #93 blows for Lackawanna Crossing during a series of runbys.