Coaling 2019 style. In the 10 years since I last visited the Mt. Washington Cog Railway, things have changed a bit. Gone is the massive coal pile that used to exist on the north side of th... (more)
IAIS 6988 hauls a sixteen car revenue freight westbound through Marengo, IA at track speed of 40 MPH.
Ascensions Day is in a part of Germany a bank holiday and this gives BEM the possibility celebraiting their 50th aniversary with several steam trains. Bavarian garden exhibition in Wassertrüdingen... (more)
Suprise! All fired up and ready to roll!
A few of us were privy to this event well in advance - notably, photographers of a Lerro Productions photo charter back in April of... (more)
"Time Machine": Baldwin Locomotive Works #26 backs out from her stall inside the former Lackawanna Railroad roundhouse at the Steamtown National Historic Site. In merely seconds with a s... (more)
Engineer Jan MacDonald keeps on eye on the front of the locomotive as she performs a brake test prior to pulling Baldwin Locomotive Works #26 out of the roundhouse.
The Mallet steam locomotive #12 is hauling a mixed train on the line between Jädraas and Tallas. A Dietmar Kramer - Sven Panjas charter.
The VR Pacific steam locomotive #1009 is hauling a mixed train on the line between Lahti and Loviisa in southern Finland. A Dietmar Kramer - Sven Panjas charter.
Frisco 1630 and Shay 5 rest om the steam leads at IRM before both operating for the day.
Texas type steam locomotives like wide open spaces
Texas & Pacific No. 610, a 2-10-4 built in Ohio by Lima Locomotive Works in 1927 calls the Texas State Railroad Museum in Palestine, TX... (more)
A German Steam Engne In...Fillmore? That's right - for the first time ever in the United States, 1935-built "Buckeye" operated under her own power. Built by the Orenstein & Koppel... (more)
A hot and muggy day chase finds Tremont & Gulf Railway's largest locomotive, 2-8-2 No. 30 barreling through a curve leading a hot freight somewhere in northern Louisiana in this undated photo. In ... (more)
Steam from the air pump billows up from underneath the smokebox of BLW #26 as she builds pressure for another day of railroading at Steamtown National Historic Site.