The number has been scratched but it wasn't long before this photo was shot that this Milwaukee Mechanical Refer had caught fire on the Thunderhawk coming from the west coast with a load of potato... (more)
Dan Mackey stokes the fire as we work our way north to Two Harbors. SOO 2719 turned its last wheel under steam on September 14th, as the 15 year federal inspection is due. Currently there's no f... (more)
Ready for the road.
Commands and fire box during an exhibition trip of this century Ajecta preserved steam 141 TB 407...
Joseph Magee shovels coal into the firebox of Boone and Scenic Valley Chinese Built JS-Class 2-8-2.
Racing with fire... An electric multiple unit ED4M "AEROexpress" runs from Moscow to Domodedovo International Airport (DME). On the foreground last year's grass is burned. Burning... (more)
The work of the day is done, the fire is down.
The bad ash had to be removed.
Exposure 20 seconds.
The ash is the only source of light.
The crew of Friends of the Rails Berkshire prepares the locomotive for a busy morning of rail photography. Picture taken 15 minutes before sunrise.
140 C 38 coming back to life
At daybreak the crew of UP 844 brings the heat up, evidenced by the dancing flames under the fire box.
The culprit of the shooting flames is CREX C40-8 #9048
Fireman Joseph Magee shovels coal into the firebox of Boone & Scenic Valley #8419, a 2-8-2 JS Class Chinese Built Steam Locomotive.
The Fireman on Shay No. 6 shovels coal into the heart of the beast while performing a photo run-by at Whittaker, W.Va., on a rainy afternoon along Cass Scenic Railroad. Thanks to the MSRLHA and th... (more)
BNSF 7025 leads a westbound Z train through our small camping site at Gaynor, WA. A campfire is always necessary when out in the woods.
Sony NEX-5N and a Rokinon 8mm f/2.8 Fisheye len... (more)