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Photo ID: 648056

The Durbin Rocket returns to Durbin after making the morning run out and back along the scenic Greenbrier River. Cass Heisler #6 does the honors, substituting for Climax #3 during its rebuild peri... (more)

Railroad: Cass Scenic Railroad
Locomotive: Steam 3-Truck Heisler
Location: Durbin, West Virginia, USA
Locomotive #: CASS 6
Train ID: Durbin Rocket
Photo Date: September 28, 2017


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By: JL Scott

Added: Feb 12, 2018

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Photo ID: 534016

Just a few survive.... Moore-Keppel Climax #3, a 1910-vintage, 55-tonner, hauls a 7-car mixed freight along the old C&O Durbin Branch on a warm spring afternoon. In this case, it's a phot... (more)

Railroad: Durbin & Greenbrier Valley Railroad
Locomotive: Steam 2-Truck Climax
Location: Durbin, West Virginia, USA
Locomotive #: MKC 3
Train ID: Durbin Rocket
Photo Date: May 17, 2015


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By: Kevin Madore

Added: Jun 08, 2015

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Photo ID: 533585

Water Stop: Elk Creek One of the unique features of the Durbin & Greenbrier Valley's excursions on the old C&O Durbin Branch is the water stops. Unlike most steam tourist lines, which tak... (more)

Railroad: Durbin & Greenbrier Valley Railroad
Locomotive: Steam 2-Truck Climax
Location: Durbin, West Virginia, USA
Locomotive #: MKC 3
Train ID: Durbin Rocket
Photo Date: May 17, 2015


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By: Kevin Madore

Added: Jun 05, 2015

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Photo ID: 533447

Climax! Perhaps 100 yards north of Milepost 92, the 55-ton Moore-Keppel Climax #3 hauls a short cut of freight cars through an open meadow, on the way to Durbin, WV. Built in 1910 by the... (more)

Railroad: Durbin and Greenbrier valley
Locomotive: Steam 2-Truck Climax
Location: Durbin, West Virginia, USA
Locomotive #: MKC 3
Train ID: Durbin Rocket
Photo Date: May 17, 2015


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By: Kevin Madore

Added: Jun 04, 2015

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Photo ID: 531740

Climax! When you run a geared steam engine, your kit typically includes all manner of lubricants, ranging from runny oils to really thick gear grease. Whenever you stop, you're constantly... (more)

Railroad: Durbin and Greenbrier valley
Locomotive: Steam 2-Truck Climax
Location: Durbin, West Virginia, USA
Locomotive #: MKC 3
Train ID: Durbin Rocket
Photo Date: May 17, 2015


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By: Kevin Madore

Added: May 22, 2015

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Photo ID: 531720

Climax! At a speed that is probably best described as "stately", the Durbin & Greenbrier Valley's "Durbin Rocket" rounds a sweeping curve on its northbound journey under... (more)

Railroad: Durbin and Greenbrier valley
Locomotive: Steam 2-Truck Climax
Location: Durbin, West Virginia, USA
Locomotive #: MKC 3
Train ID: Durbin Rocket
Photo Date: May 17, 2015


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By: Kevin Madore

Added: May 21, 2015

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Photo ID: 531606

Climax! With Engineer Earl Knoob at the throttle, the 55-ton Moore-Keppel Company Climax #3 hauls a 7-car mixed freight consist north along the Greenbrier River toward the little town of Du... (more)

Railroad: Durbin and Greenbrier valley
Locomotive: Steam 2-Truck Climax
Location: Durbin, West Virginia, USA
Locomotive #: MKC 3
Train ID: Durbin Rocket
Photo Date: May 17, 2015


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By: Kevin Madore

Added: May 21, 2015

Views: 3,952
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Photo ID: 325753

The Durbin Rocket pulls its train through the yard toward the depot in preparation for the morning excursion to Piney Island

Railroad: Durbin & Greenbrier Valley
Locomotive: Climax
Location: Durbin, West Virginia, USA
Locomotive #: M&KCo. 3
Train ID: Durbin Rocket
Photo Date: May 21, 2010


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By: Michael Summers

Added: May 26, 2010

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Photo ID: 288456

Days of rain have finally ended and a glorious spring sun greets The Durbin Rocket on her first weekend of operation in 2009. The little, 55-ton Climax is pulling especially hard this morning as h... (more)

Railroad: Durbin & Greenbrier Valley
Locomotive: Steam 2-Truck Climax
Location: Durbin, West Virginia, USA
Locomotive #: M&KCo. 3
Train ID: Durbin Rocket
Photo Date: May 10, 2009


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By: Kevin Madore

Added: Jun 24, 2009

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Photo ID: 283728

Blow-down!! Climax #3's Fireman stands back as his Engineer opens the blow-down valve to clear the boiler's mudring of any sediment build-up. With the valve fully open, superheated water... (more)

Railroad: Durbin & Greenbrier Valley
Locomotive: Steam 2-Truck Climax
Location: Durbin, West Virginia, USA
Locomotive #: M&KCo. 3
Train ID: Durbin Rocket
Photo Date: May 10, 2009


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By: Kevin Madore

Added: May 14, 2009

Views: 2,844
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Favorited: 7


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Photo ID: 283601

Isolated from the rest of railroad nation by washouts and track removals, Moore-Keppel & Co. Climax #3 now rules the roost on what remains of the old C&O Durbin Branch. Here, she runs compass ea... (more)

Railroad: Durbin & Greenbrier Valley
Locomotive: Steam 2-Truck Climax
Location: Durbin, West Virginia, USA
Locomotive #: M&KCo. 3
Train ID: Durbin Rocket
Photo Date: May 10, 2009


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By: Kevin Madore

Added: May 13, 2009

Views: 3,950
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Favorited: 15
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Photo ID: 283589

A young girl and her parents seem fascinated by the sights, sounds and smells of Moore-Keppel & Co. Climax #3 as she gets ready to haul "The Durbin Rocket" on a series of Mother's Day excursions. ... (more)

Railroad: Durbin & Greenbrier Valley
Locomotive: Steam 2-Truck Climax
Location: Durbin, West Virginia, USA
Locomotive #: M&KCo. 3
Train ID: Durbin Rocket
Photo Date: May 10, 2009


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By: Kevin Madore

Added: May 13, 2009

Views: 3,572
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Photo ID: 243116

The route traveled by The Durbin Rocket follows the old C&O tracks along the Greenbrier River and passes relatively few dwellings or other signs of civilization along the way. This remote and a... (more)

Railroad: Durbin & Greenbrier Valley
Locomotive: Steam 2-Truck Climax
Location: Durbin, West Virginia, USA
Locomotive #: 3
Train ID: Durbin Rocket
Photo Date: July 13, 2008


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By: Kevin Madore

Added: Jul 18, 2008

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Photo ID: 243093

Former Moore-Keppel Co. Climax #3 passes milepost 92 as she takes "The Durbin Rocket" south to the Piney Island picnic area. The consist is arguably one of the most unique on a tourist railroad.... (more)

Railroad: Durbin & Greenbrier Valley
Locomotive: Steam 2-Truck Climax
Location: Durbin, West Virginia, USA
Locomotive #: 3
Train ID: Durbin Rocket
Photo Date: July 12, 2008


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By: Kevin Madore

Added: Jul 17, 2008

Views: 2,278
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Photo ID: 235604

Come ride the little train..... The Durbin Rocket, with Climax #3 on point, runs through a meadow on the west side of the Greenbrier River. An optional experience offered to riders is the op... (more)

Railroad: Durbin & Greenbrier Valley
Locomotive: Steam 2-Truck Climax
Location: Durbin, West Virginia, USA
Locomotive #: 3
Train ID: Durbin Rocket
Photo Date: May 11, 2008


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By: Kevin Madore

Added: May 15, 2008

Views: 2,984
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Favorited: 4
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