Clear blue skies and icy cold weather - CN #3254 charges past the signal bridge at Elmhurst and continues on towards Moscow one crisp cool Winter day in 2009.
CN 3254 storms Elmhurst en route to Tobyhanna, PA.
CN 3254, probably the biggest steam locomotive in the Northeast, digs in hard on the 1.5% hill with the "Ice Train," a heavy steel consist consisting of many cold, motion resistant bearings. With ... (more)
C424 in the glorious Erie Lackawanna scheme idles the chilly day away with 5 other Alcos.
The things you see driving into work: NKP 759 is bathed in early morning sunlight in front of the Steamtown shop. Recent costmetic work to the engine has a seen complete set of rods and new jack... (more)
These units are backing downgrade to couple onto their train during the railfest weekend.
The "Scranton Limited" powered by CN 3254 rumbles across Bridge 60 in Scranton while on it's final run of the day.
The bags are packed and she is ready to go home. PRR K4 1361 is days away from finally leaving Steamtown after an extended stay. Here is to the hope that in Altoona she may breathe steam yet again... (more)
Leaving For Work. On a bright Labor Day Monday, there's steam at Steamtown. With exhaust steam billowing across the roundhouse floor, CN 3254 backs out of her stall to go to work.
The Way Of The Future? After spending the weekend on display in Scranton, NS 999 appears somewhat forlorn as she's dragged onto the turntable by a bucket loader. After being aligne... (more)
Reading Company #902, along with #903, take a tour of the former Lackawanna main. The two were built by EMD in 1950 and were often paired in service. The Reading Company Technical and Historical... (more)
Not Quite The Phoebe Snow. Although the Lackawanna's flagship came off in 1966, for at least one weekend, through sleeper service returned to Scranton. This train would operate to Al... (more)
All Quiet On The Western Front. After dark on Sunday night, things have started to quiet down at Steamtown. Even though the telltale smoke plume from the roundhouse means steam wil... (more)
Rare Mileage? Likely treading where no passenger train has before, AMTK 818 tiptoes off Steamtown's front display track. The steam locos normally parked there had been moved elsewh... (more)
Getting A Workout. After an interminably long wait to get the train unloaded, 3254 finally makes a spirited runby at Moscow with her crew putting on a little flair for the Railfest ... (more)