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)
After bringing out Outfit Car No. 6, Kennecott No. 310 pauses in the foreground after clearing the track for No. 93 to back onto the 1872-built passenger car for this morning's run out on the Hi L... (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)
While the Nevada Northern's pair of Alco switchers and steam locomotive stage at the eastern end of the yard for their simultaneous run-by at the depot, the railway's 1907-built wrecking crane set... (more)
Which Alco Does it Better? As the first weekend of the Nevada Northern Railway's Winter Photo Session gets underway...those present get a unique smoke show as the shortline's pair of Alco d... (more)
It's not just about steam in Ely. As Nevada Northern Railway's two steam locomotives, No. 40 and No. 93, come to life in the engine house on the other side of the brick wall...all is quiet ... (more)
It's just after 7:00 a.m. on this cold Sunday morning as Nevada Northern 93 comes to life inside the railway's original engine house in Ely. With it's morning preparations complete, the engineer o... (more)
Pausing at the Nevada Northern's iconic set of wig-way railroad crossing signals, locomotive No. 93 rests before loading up its partakers in this year's winter photo shoot for a trip up the Hi-Lin... (more)
It's a suspiciously warm evening in Ely Nevada as engines 40 and 93 pose for the first weekend of the Winter Steam Spectacular's night photo session.
Nevada Northern No. 40's fireman, Con Trumbull, has stepped down from the cab of his 108-year-old locomotive to check on things from the ground as Hollywood-type strobes flash to illuminate the sc... (more)