Grapevine Vintage RR steam train rides into the sunset on the former Cotton Belt line near DFW Airport.
Looks like Grapevine Vintage RR was testing the steam engine running forward and reverse on a few runs on the former Cotton Belt line near DFW Airport.
The Grapevine Vintage Railroad's Steam Locomotive No. 2248, affectionately known as Puffy, is a product of the Cooke Locomotive Works of Paterson, NJ. Built in 1896, #2248 was called a "heavy moun... (more)
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Strange little Steamer ...
Inside "Puffy's" house ... it was pretty dark in there. I used my tripod on this one.
After several weeks of coming back to this locomotive I finally got the right lighting. They seem to be fixing "her" up quite nicely.
CKRY 2199 awaits restoration and repainting in Grapevine. FWWR 1500 is in the background.
A tattered first-generation diesel looks upon a "vanquished" steamer, although both may yet breathe again to work for the Grapevine Vintage Railroad ("Tarantula Train")