Lights, Camera, Action - STEAM! One of the co-stars of the latest AT&T commercial is none other than the 119 year old movie star herself, Locomotive # 40 of the Nevada Northern Railway. She takes ... (more)
In celebration of the completion of the Transcontinental Railroad on May 10, 1869, the two steam locomotives at the Nevada Northern Railway, locomotive # 40 and # 93, pose head to head in recognit... (more)
After the second day of this past weekend’s photos shoot on the NNRY, 40 and it’s two coaches deadheafed to Keystone to turn on the wye for the next days events
Nevada Northern #40 has her ashes dumped at the end of another day of trips.
High-stepping up the Keystone Branch with a clean stack, #40 leads the Steptoe Valley Flyer over Gleason Creek.
Barking out of Tunnel 1, Number 40 is bound for Keystone with the Steptoe Valley Flyer.
A View From Above- As seen from the top of the concrete coaling tower that dominates the Ely skyline, Nevada's Official State Steam Locomotive makes its way back to the west end of the yard... (more)
The Steptoe Valley Flyer, led by Nevada Northern No. 40 and featuring its historic consist, makes easy work of the grade up Robinson Canyon.
Thundering upgrade toward Ruth, Nevada Northern's No. 40 and 93 power their train past the wye to the delight of many photographers (out of picture to the left and right) who took part in this yea... (more)
A touch of black and white takes us back to the early 1900's as a pair of crew members discuss the next switch moves in front of Nevada Northern locomotives No. 40 and No. 93. Thanks to Steve Cris... (more)
Some Things Change, Others Stay The Same. As a brief snowfall finds itself over the Nevada Northern Railway's Ely yard...a timeless scene unfolds. With a long day of operations ahead of it,... (more)
With a full day's worth of operating ahead of it, Nevada Northern No. 40 exits the engine house at Ely as No. 93 waits for her call to come out later in the day.
Following a morning of shooting Nevada Northern No. 40 on the point of a mixed train, the 108-year-old locomotive is given a rest and hands off the duty of entertaining this weekend's photographer... (more)
A passenger train comes into the yard on the old Keystone mainline in a light snowfall.
Number 40 drifts downgrade into Ely at Moser on what was the Nevada Northern mainline to Cobre.