End of the work day on the Delaware Lackawanna.
One of the reasons EMD came to dominate the diesel business is the outstanding service they provided to the railroads even after they sold the engines. This extended to designing the locomotives p... (more)
After a long day on the Pocono Mainline, the ASLRRA excursion arrives back in Scranton as the sun begins to set giving perfect light to this classic scene at S... (more)
Canadian Pacific Railway 2929
Whyte System Type: 4-4-4
Builder: Canadian Locomotive Company
Date Built: March 1938
Builder's Number: 1943
Cylinders (diameter x st... (more)
Sewell Valley Railroad (2nd) 1
Meadow River Lumber Company 1
Whyte System Type: 2-truck Shay-geared
Builder: Lima Locomotive Works, Lima, Ohio
Date Built: May 1910
CPR 2929 and CPR 1246 are on the turntable in Riverside Vermont during the Steamtown Railfan Weekend October 24, 1981. CPR 1246 is providing the steam for No. 2929 who has not run since the 1950's... (more)
Steamtown action with "The Ice Train!"
CN 3254 is hauling it's special train uphill from Scranton to Tobyhanna, PA. It is seen at MP 114.92 EB while approaching the Lehigh Road cross... (more)
"Heading for Carbondale"
After taking 50+ grain empties to Taylor yard, the SC7 crew would take their cut of cars bound for Carbondale and proceed North. Here the train is seen j... (more)
"In Need of Power"
The first order of business for the DL crew on Saturday was to take power from the South End North to Scranton in preparation for a unit sand train they would ... (more)
Saturdays on the Delaware Lackawanna usually means a PT98 run down the Pocono main to interchange with Norfolk Southern, but on Saturday November 8th the plan was a little different. There was a ... (more)
Ready to return to Binghamton, New York via the CP; special train for The Lexington Group in Transportation History's annual meeting.
This is the very first steam locomotive I ever saw under steam. I can't tell you how great it is that I can see her frequently since she is at Steamtown and I volunteer there. (Maybe one had somet... (more)
A brief rain shower made everything shine, but did little to clean the grime off of L&NE caboose 583.
Illinois central 790, didn't have much company for this years Railfest, due to the turntable being out of service for repairs.
The Delaware Lackawanna Railroad, C420 405, leaving Steamtown after being on display during Railfest 2014.