Steam at work, still in the year 1985
The two Henschel locomotives #114 and #107 are receiving some maintenance in the Esquel shed. The #114 looks like new out of the box.
Working upgrade into Lugo, UP 4014 east meets the UP 8147 west as seen looking down the boiler of Union Pacific's newest acquisition to their heritage steam fleet - the first UP 4014 - a 4-8-8-4 &... (more)
Manual driven turntable in Wil (SG), with 2-6-2 Ec 3/5 # 3 of the former Mittel-Thurgau-Bahn, now with association historic Mittel-Thurgau-Bahn (VHMThB). The handsome "Prairie" was built... (more)
In the middle of a refurbishing, 4-8-4 CN 6200 has lots of snow on top of it and all around it on a sunny day in Ottawa.
The winds on Sherman Hill are not cooperating during the 1985 Rocky Mountain Railroad Club excursion from Denver to Laramie. Thick coal smoke is blowing over the sunny side of the train, casting a... (more)
This handsome 2-6-2 T "Prairie" steamlocomotive was built in 1912 by the Swiss Locomotive and Machine Works (SLM) in Winterthur for the Mittel-Thurgau-Bahn (MThB). It is now owned and op... (more)
A quiet night at the yard in Ely.
Queenpost Turntable. The most recent addition to the infrastructure on the grounds of the WW&F Museum has also been one of the most impactful. In the fall of 2016, the volunteers construc... (more)
Durango & Silverton No. 473, crossing the Animas River.
Steam envelops Engineer Dave Domitrovich who waits patiently on the deck plate of N&W #475.
In the midst of an extensive 1472-day overhaul, Grapevine Vintage Railroad's weary ex-Southern Pacific ten-wheeler looks rather naked. Currently the locomotive is awaiting a new welded boiler bar... (more)