Duluth & Northeastern #28 runs her second ever public excursion on the North Shore Scenic Railroad in torrential rainfall.
The #28's restoration took six years and over $750,000 to complete.
N&W 611 making a spectacular exit westbound from Montgomery Tunnel, surely worth the long wait to secure a good spot at this tight location. She works upgrade here, making big smoke, perhaps aided... (more)
N&W 611 with throttle open, making power for the run east bound up the grade toward Villamont, pulling her 20 car excursion called the iconic Powhatan Arrow, destination Lynchburg this day
Fans look on as they watch TVRM 300 with the dynamic duo of Southern steam charge up Missionary Ridge heading for the East side of the tunnel on the old Southern Railway Georgia main. The double h... (more)
N&W 611 departs Radford wye on her return trip to Roanoke, beginning to pull hard toward the Vickers coaling tower where the crowd awaited her.
NW611 heads north out of Spencer for the weekend excursions in Lynchburg, Va.
With his train well in hand, the engineer of GCRY 4960 briefly looks inside the cab at his steam pressure gauge before returning his gaze to the tracks ahead as Train No. 2 enters Red Lake.
V-Twin Power. No, she's not a Harley, but if you talk to the crews, she rides a bit like one. This is the former Meadow River Heisler #6, a 1929-vintage, 3-Trucker which was originally bu... (more)
The united Campground in Durango is a great place to set up camp and watch coal fired steam roll by your site. The first section of todays trains to Silverton rolls through the campground with K-2... (more)
On a picture perfect Memorial Day morning, Norfolk & Western 611 steams west through the hamlet of Wabun, Virginia with the morning Pocahontas excursion bound for Walton.
Durango and Silverton's 480 puffs out big smoke as it heads to Silverton, Colorado.
A dominating presence. Even in a building as large as the Cass Shops, the 162-ton, Western Maryland Shay #6 absolutely dominates the workspace. Built in 1945 by the Lima Locomotive Works f... (more)
Hostler Brian Smith looks every bit the part as he helps bring the 765 up to operating pressure during the locomotive's test fire on Memorial Day Weekend. While you may not recognize the face, you... (more)
Durango and Silverton's 481 backs into the yard to connect to the passenger cars that will take railfans to Silverton.
N&W J Class 4-8-4 611 blasts out of Montgomery Tunnel on it's way to Radford