Sometimes fate has a way of working in your favor, even if you don't know it. A scrubbed trip elsewhere led me to Scranton at the last minute, and a chance to see 3254 before she was taken out of... (more)
CN 3254 preparing for departure at Steamtown
Lexington Group special prepares for departure from Scranton, PA
I've heard a rumor recently that the steam has been taken out of Steamtown with the retirement of 3254. So I've looked through my photos to see what I've got. Unfortunately, I never had the please... (more)
With word coming down that 3254 has been taken out of service, I am revisiting my last encounter with the mighty steamer. At the time, I had no idea she was on borrowed time.
The DL&W F's are getting ready to pull an excursion...moments like this happen all the time in the Electric City.
CN #3254 ducks under the signal bridge at Elmhurst, PA en route to Gouldsboro.
CN #3254 raced into history December 2nd making what could be her last trip for some time - possibly several years, if not decades. I consider myself very fortunate in having had several opportun... (more)
Always a welcome sign of the season is the Canadian Pacific Holiday Train. Season's Greetings!
CN #3254 powers through the grade departing Scranton, PA.
Railroad: Canadian National RailwayLocomotive: Steam 2-8-2Location: Scranton, Pennsylvania, USALocomotive #: CN 3254Train ID: UnknownPhoto Date: October 18, 2008
With 3254 handling a mainline excursion, the Geep pulls the local.
Steamtown's CN 3254 is backing up on the Hopper track to pick up it's trains for the trip to Moscow PA while surroundied by it's admirers.