Reflecting on the importance of its largest customer on the end of Laurel Line, Delaware Lackawanna job LL1 switches Vycom Plastics through an interesting arrangement of industrial trackage. Wher... (more)
Quite the crowd was on hand to see CP 2317's last day in steam.
Lots Of Alcos. And some MLWs, too. I count 7.
If you really want it, and you work very, very hard, this can be your office. This is the view that the fireman of one of the greatest steam locomotives ever built sees while on the move. We are m... (more)
Canadian National 3254 steams on the old Lackawanna mainline during a Steamtown photo weekend in 1990. The old buildings in the background were later demolished to make way for the Steamtown Mall.
Reading FP7s on display at The Steamtown National Historic Site.
SPG3 arrives in Scranton at sunset with M636 3643 leading the return trip, the train is seen passing the University of Scranton. Before the day's end, the crew will deliver the train to CP's Taylo... (more)
Nighttime in Scranton finds two DL RS3s as they stand for a midnight portrait.
Two of Schenectady's finest work the Scranton yard nose to nose. Kodak Ektar, Leica M2.
NKP 765 returns to Steamtown after running an excursion on the Delaware Lackawanna as part of Steamtown's Railfest.
NKP 759 poses with sister unit NKP 765 at Steamtown's Railfest 2015. It was a real treat seeing these units together.
DL jobs SC7 seen below on the original D&H and LL1 above work around Bridge 60 in Scranton, Pa on October 3, 2014
The Scranton area has been in the news a lot lately, with both CP and Nay Aug Tunnel items....reminded me of when both portals were clear of brush (and storage cars) and CP's presence was strong. ... (more)