New Hope & Ivyland No. 40 steams through Hood, a small community outside the well known tourist destination of New Hope, Pa. A snow storm provided the cold temperatures for a nice steam plume and ... (more)
With an impressive sparks rain an unidentified 2-8-2 JS steamlocomotive is tackling the grade out of the pit at Sandaoling with a load of coal.
Twilight in Sheepscot. Having tied on to the string of coaches, #9's Engineman James Patten has a quick conference with Conductor Jonathan St. Mary, prior to moving back to the north switch... (more)
Doubleheaded QJ 2-10-2's cross the JiTong line's iconic Simingyi viaduct. This perspective on the bridge shows off the marvelous civil engineering of this relatively new line.
The last move of "Tennessee Valley Railfest" has Southern Railway #630 and #4501 doubleheading a deadheading train from Grand Junction to East Chattanooga.
EBT 15 has just turned on the wye at Colgate Grove and leads a return trip to Orbisonia on a Fall Spectacular weekend.
Durbin & Greenbrier Valley Railroad's Cheat Mountain Salamander meets Cass Scenic Railroad's Pacific Coast Shay 2 at the connection between Cass and Spruce. Fall Colors were definitely at peak fo... (more)
WMSR 734 rounds Helmstetter's Curve on a Carl Franz Photo Special.
GCRY 4960 puts on a great show as it climbs the hill in Pronghorn, AZ carrying passengers north towards the Grand Canyon.
HSB 99 7232 with train 8937 on the way to the Brocken mountain.
The 1931 built HSB 99 222 is pulling train 8941 from Drei Annen Hohne to the Brocken mountain.
On the occasion of the "Badenfahrt", a large fair which is held every 10 years, the canadian built, former french railways SNCF, "Mikado" steamlocomotive 141 R # 1244, made rou... (more)
With the MSR&LHA railfan weekend just a memory, it's fun to look back on this May tradition of coming together to enjoy steam mountain railroading that lasted over half a century.
Bathed in soft light, the beefy profile of Sierra Railway #2 is highlighted against the backdrop of Mikado #34.