As luck would have it, I happened to drop in to Silverton for a quick afternoon pit stop when I heard a steam whistle much later in the afternoon than usual. Upon further inspection, it was the D&... (more)
A beautiful day on the Georgetown Loop with West Side Lumber shay #9 leading the full train over Devil's Gate Bridge.
The Great Smoky Mountains Railroad No. 1702 during the engine's first trip into the Nantahala Gorge since 2004.The locomotive was welcomed with warm smiles and waves from the rafters in the Nantah... (more)
With a steady 30 km/h, the 2-10-0 steamlocomotive C 5/6 # 2978 "Elephant" is pulling the 210 ton passenger train up the 2.6 % grade of the Gotthard north ramp, between Pfaffensprung and Wassen. In... (more)
On a freezing afternoon another load of spoil heads for the dumping area on the Jixi Coal Mine Bureau in the north eastern part of China. This once extensive steam operation now replaced by diesel... (more)
What in the world is worth getting up at 4:30 am, in 20 degree weather? How about to ride a train to pretty much the middle of nowhere. A few minutes after sunrise in the Steptoe valley, Nevada... (more)
Fillmore And Western, 1913 Baldwin 2-8-0, steams again for Railfair. One of the events was a Dinner train to Piru. Returning to Fillmore No. 14 passes by some discarded trucks and mobile units. Th... (more)
Norfolk And Western J-class No. 611's first excursion of 2016, a Spencer to Lynchburg round trip dubbed The Virginian, sails across the Yadkin River bridge on a beautiful spring morning.
Arrival of the 2-8-0 #734 of the Western Maryland Scenic Railroad with its mixed freight train in Frostburg, MD. A great Lerro Photography / Lerro Productions charter.
Alfred County Railway and SAR narrow gauge Garrets drifting down grade to Pandora Pond shortly sunrise. Their arrival has disturbed the local bird life
NNRY 40 chugs across the fill at Steptoe Creek in the early morning sun.
WM 734 leads westbound at bridge #2
Endless reflecting pools. Just half a mile or so from an arrival in the tiny Oregon town of Sumpter, the SVRy's Mikado #19 hauls an early afternoon mixed train north through the Powder Rive... (more)