On the 20th anniversary of 9/11, WMSR 501 pulls the Frostburg Flyer up the 1.75% grade through Slabtown.The authentic WM signal bridge marks the east end of the former double track ... (more)
The Curve Near Cumberland. When the Western Maryland Railway sought to expand its line west of Cumberland, Maryland in the early 1900s, land was acquired from the Helmsetter Family for the ... (more)
Western Maryland Scenic Railroad 501, prior to it's recent scheme change, is pictured with the 7436 (EMD SD35) at the station in Cumberland.
The Frostburg Flyer with the WMSR 501 in the "circus scheme" in the lead pulls into the station on a nice Autumn day.
Under the watchful eyes of the conductor and several tourists, Western Maryland Scenic Railway #501 cuts off of its train and heads for the turntable after arriving at Frostburg on a beautiful fal... (more)
WMSR 701 takes a ride on the table after lifting a Murder Mystery train up to Frostburg.
Western Maryland GP30 #501, in a new vintage scheme, takes a spin on the turntable at Frostburg, MD to run around the dinner train and head back to Cumberland, MD.
Only the third day out for 501, she looks great in her new Western Maryland "Circus" colors. Seems to be a favorite of the riders, at least this day! Here she heads for the turntable at ... (more)
GP30 501 has just let the passengers exit and prepares to uncouple the passenger cars from the Carl Franz Steam Photo Special. It will pull to the rear to allow WMSR 734 to back up for the photo r... (more)
GP30 501 prepares to pull the passenger cars from the rear of WMSR 734's consist in preparation for a photo run-by on a Carl Franz Photo Special.
501 works hard as she shoves 11 passenger cars and one caboose around the top curve at Helmstetter's.
"Western Maryland" 501 crosses the National Highway (U.S. 40) on the outskirts of Cumberland, Md. The GP30 became the star of the show during the "Farewell to 734" trip on this... (more)
"Western Maryland" 501 emerges from Brush Tunnel to pick up passengers who have just photographed 2-8-0 No. 734 during the Western Maryland Scenic's farewell trip for the Consolidation. ... (more)
It's Sunday morning, and 501 is set to tow 734 and her
train over to Cumberland. The idea is to hold down 734's
smoke in Ridgely, the folks are a complaing.