Taking advantage of a heavy-lift crane used the day prior to unload Lincoln's funeral car, the Lake Superior Railroad Museum used the same crane plus another to change out a wheel/motor assembly f... (more)
The engineer is expelling steam through valves at the bottom of the piston cylinders. This allows any condensed water in the cylinders to be expelled with the steam. This is usually done when the... (more)
In honor of Chris Mclarney, the Friends of SP&S 700 and Oregon Pacific railroad teamed up to run this Memorial Special in his honor. Chris was a key player in the upkeep and restoration of the SPS... (more)
SP&S 700 and it's train head back home to ORHF after a successful National Train Day at Portland Union Station.
In a world of LED and Strobe Blue lights this blue lantern adds a nice touch of class and romance to the SP&S 700 as it rests for the night.
Nation Train Day 2013 at Portland Union Station
Putting together southbound freight at yard
A somewhat strange look, this huge, coarse looking locomotive and the rather dainty cars behind it.
Class Leader #700 heads up #283 on what was a very rainy Friday.
The driver of Blackpool Tramways "Balloon" appears momentarily distracted by the two young ladies waiting at the Rossal stop. This 1934 tram along with its cousins from the same era are in common ... (more)
1940's liveried 'Balloon' tramcar number 700 passes through Fleetwood with a Fleetwood Ferry to Starr Gate service.