Nickel Plate Road GP30 900 (NKP roster 900-909) Photo from my collection, no photographer list on slide.
The first inbound trip to the city for the 2018 Joliet Rocket rolls through New Lenox on a picture perfect morning.
The big NKP PA takes its spin on the turntable at the Streamliners event at NCTM.
Having stopped briefly to remove a branch from the engine, the crew get 765 back up to speed on its southbound trek to Akron. Steam in the Valley brings out the crowds to see live steam in action.
Cuyahoga Valley Railroad hosted steam trips featuring NKP 765
NKP 765 is seen here flying by Indigo Lake bound for Akron as a group of railfans by the station admire the Berkshires mighty sight and sound.
In the midst what I like to call the "great railfan migration", otherwise known as Steam In The Valley, NKP 765 Steams its way back to Fitzwater in prep for the Run-By's at Boston Mills,... (more)
Bring It On HomeIn the middle of the night on Feb 12 2019, a special Norfolk Southern move rolls by the 1849 Pennsylvania Railroad station at Lewistown Junction. The star of the sho... (more)
Welcome Back- For the first time since 1966, the wheels of Nickel Plate S-2 #757 roll along rails of its home state, moving north on the Norfolk Southern Youngstown Line. Mechanica... (more)
We're Bringing Her Home- For the first time since 1966, Nickel Plate 757 is on the move out of Lancaster County, PA. Seen here from the toasty warm interior of NKP caboose 783, B... (more)
Making some serious stack talk, NKP 765 gets moving after an unexpected stop just North of the tiny town of Everett in the Cuyahoga National Park.
NKP 765 is heading back east on the former Nickel Plate Road Chicago-Fort Wayne line after being staged in a Hollywood movie scene that was shot in East Chicago Indiana near the oil refinery. The ... (more)