A bit unusual to see regular NS local freight power in Strasburg, but the 5657 and 5655 have come up from Leaman Place Junction and are pulling into the yard siding to wait for the 4:00 p.m. train... (more)
A northbound "faded pumpkin caboose hop," with the 1950-built ex-Wabash No. 451 in the lead.
An Electric Railroader's Association sponsored fan trip on the LIRR - owned Bay Ridge Branch finds itself stopped for a photo run-by in an obscure location. The train has just exited the New York ... (more)
While not a Big Boy, UP Challenger No. 3985 was the next best thing! Here it is, disguised as the "Clinchfield 676," as seen through a 135mm lens somewhere along the old Big Sandy Sub.
Charlottesville, in the news lately for reasons other than railroading, is recalled in this 1978 photo of a Superpower steam visitor from Texas. I just happened upon the scene after leaving Monti... (more)
A Pennsy Atlantic on the old Western Maryland- the Pennsylvania Historical & Museum Commission, the Strasburg Rail Road, and CSX cooperate to commemorate the 125th Anniversary of the Gettysburg Ad... (more)
The only Baldwin AS-616 in operation prepares for a long day of unloading stone hoppers at the SMS Stone Yard
The Pennsy K4 is oozing steam from every pore as its crew makes some adjustments. A live steam locomotive seems to exert an almost magnetic effect on the young and old alike.
Reading T-1 No. 2102 is heading up the valley of the Little Schuylkill River toward Tamaqua, recreating a view typical of the old "Reading Rambles" of the 1960s. (Except for the giant-sized power... (more)
The Reading Co. Technical & Historical Society's C630 and GP30 are posed for the cameras of the attendees of the Blue Mountain & Reading's 1991 railfan weekend. It's interesting to note the heigh... (more)
The boys are walking the Pennsy K4 around the wye, eyeing the rails. It's good no one was looking at the front driver, which seems to be "on edge." She made it around OK, though.
"Mollie" 382 is posing with the Lerro Productions' models in 1940s clothing alongside the Strasburg's Victorian station. The building was cut into nine pieces in 1960 and moved to East ... (more)
Pennsy K4s No. 1361 is pulling its tool car through the wye at Bellefonte, after having arrived from Vail with an excursion train.
The "Clinchfield 676" (UP 3985) is deadheading down the old C&O two days prior to the 50th anniversary run of the Santa Claus Special.
Joe E79 eases out of Tunnel 16 nearing Missoula.