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)
CP 2317 pulls the "Scranton Limited" past CN 3254 stopped at the Steamtown 'station' as passengers board for a trip to Moscow. With 2317 going in for an FRA mandated overhaul at the end of the day... (more)
Nuts And Bolts. #26's boiler, having been stripped down for overhaul for the past several years, is finally nearing the point of re-assembly. With the smokebox and front tube sheet... (more)
No. 2317 pans the Steamtown Mall.
The lovely ladies of Scranton! · Click here for a close up view of CP Railroad: Canadian Pacific RailwayLocomotive: Steam 4-6-2Location: Scranton, Pennsylvania, USALocomotive #: CP 2317Train ID: UnknownPhoto Date: September 04, 2010
Mr Peabody's time machine at work - a look back at the Delaware, Lackawanna and Western in Scranton.
CN #3254 and CP #2317 together under steam one last day. The next chance to see a scene like this will be after Steamtown rebuilds the engine which will follow restoration of it's Baldwin #26 and... (more)
CN #3254 through the wilds of Scranton. Roaring Brook