The late afternoon sun illuminates the rich tones of the coal bearing strata in the now defunct eastern part of the open pit at Sandaoling, whilst a "fotter" captures the action in the r... (more)
A decision on the future of steam at Sandaoling will be taken during March 2017. However until then it is business as usual and coal must continue to be hauled out of the open cast pit. Following ... (more)
Chasing the last of the steam engines; SY1225, is seen with a rake of empty coal box wagons, Wu Jiu Coal Group line, Inner Mongolia, China.
The 107 years old "Bernina monster", steam rotary snow blower Xrot d # 9213 shows its capability to the spectators of the event, which is held twice every winter.
Stomping up the tough grade into East Chattanooga, #4501 is almost done with its roundtrip to Summerville. The trip would arrive back at Grand Junction almost 45min ahead of the advertised return ... (more)
Southern Railway #4501 rolls out of Missionary Ridge Tunnel with an excursion bound for Summerville.
Nevada Northern #40 performs one of its many run-bys of the photo charter weekend in sweet morning light with a 4 pack of wooden box cars, a passenger car, and caboose in tow
Nevada Northern #40 performs one of its many run-bys of the photo charter weekend in sweet morning light
In the beautiful evening light, after a cloudy day, Grand Canyon Railway's steam locomotive 2-8-0 Consolidation #29 is blowing down just before performing sunset runbys. A great Lerro Productions ... (more)
Under clearing skies, Grand Canyon Railway's steam locomotive 2-8-0 Consolidation #29 charges through Coconino Canyon towards Williams, AZ. A great Lerro Productions charter.
Union Pacific's 4-6-6-4 3985 puts on a spectacular show at Buford, Wyoming.