Winter wonderland on the Strasburg Rail Road
An ex-ATSF GP30 brings up the rear of a steam-powered Santa Claus Special in the Coal Regions of Pennsylvania
The 113 is pounding up the grade on the Reading and Northern's new continuous welded rail, returning to Minersville with the 10:30 train.
The CNJ 113 storming through Schuylkill Haven, making its way back to Minersville.
Pan view of the CNJ 113 backing toward Cressona on the Reading and Northern's new continuous welded rail.
Odd doubleheader of a 4-6-2 and an 0-6-0 (CNJ 113) on old Reading Lines trackage in the coal regions of Pennsylvania
This ex-Lehigh Valley C420 is teamed up with an ex-Pennsy C425 on the Erie-Lackawanna Dining Car Preservation Society's Santa Claus Special, ready to return to Scranton. No. 405 was built in Nove... (more)
The pacing videographer ought to have gotten himself some good footage here along Lowland Road, as the 425's engineer eases off the throttle on the last train of the day.
Laboring here in a relentless drizzle is about the biggest 0-6-0 that anyone could ever build, dwarfing the pacing pickup truck along Railroad Street.
The impressive CNJ 0-6-0 No. 113, panned crossing Beckville Road. The "6S46" on the side of the cab signifies its railroad classification- "6-wheeled Switcher, 46,000 pounds tracti... (more)
The "Clinchfield 676" (UP 3985) at its stop in St. Paul for the 50th Santa Claus Train in 1992. No steam in 2018 for the 76th edition, but country stars Maddie & Tae will be aboard to he... (more)
An unlikely doubleheader of a 4-6-2 leading an 0-6-0 is plying the snowy rails along the West Branch of the Schuylkill. I wonder if the late H. Stafford Bryant (author of "The Georgian Locom... (more)
The CNJ 113 is all dressed up to commemorate the 250th anniversary of the first recorded use of anthracite coal in 1768; note the red "250" diamond-shaped number plate. It's charging pa... (more)
The CNJ 113 is dressed up to commemorate the 250th anniversary of the first recorded use of anthracite coal in 1768; note the red "250" diamond-shaped number plate and sign above the pil... (more)
The "Clinchfield 676" ends the 50th run of the Santa Claus Special just short of Cherokee St. crossing. Here's a shot in between local citizens taking turns posing by the pilot, including a view ... (more)