Cumberland, MD 7/9/2012 - Like a scene from the 1960s, authentically restored Western Maryland SD-40 7471 and sister SD-35 7436 have the Western Maryland Scenic's GP-30 in tow along the former WM ... (more)
"She'll be coming around the mountain when she comes..." GCK ex WM 7471 and sister SD35 7436 pose at Helmstetter's Curve as the days last night shine down.
GCK Engines pose just outside of Brush Tunnel in what could pose as a set of helper engines in the 1970's heading up the hill to the summit at Deal, PA to fetch a stalled train. Lighting provided ... (more)
The Georges Creek Railway ex Western Maryland engines 7471 and 7436 are being rearranged from nose to nose to back to back.
Taken with special permission and under supervision of the George's Creek Railway.
7471 sits idling and awaits for it's crew to board at Cumberland and take it and its train to Connellsville.
THE WESTERN MARYLAND LIVES thanks to Mr. Gerald Altizer and His Georges Creek Railway ! Mr Altizer is a huge WM Fan and went to the effort to find genuine WM locos for His new line in Maryland . T... (more)