Strange visitors in Scranton. Who would have imagined that, while visiting Steamtown, you could climb aboard an Amtrak Sightseer Lounge and see a CSX ES44H and a Lehigh & New England caboos... (more)
CN 3254 being turned on the turntable, at Lackawanna
A former Red Arrow Lines Trolley was giving rides at Lackawanna Railfest 2008 at Steamtown. The route was a five mile ride one way!
Switching yard in late afternoon light at Lackawanna Railfest 2008 at Steamtown.
Under steam giving train rides with two coaches at Lackawanna Railfest 2008.
B&M 3713 undergoes restoration at the Steamtown shops in Scranton, PA. Last I heard no completion date is set and it is looking like it will be post-2010.
On display at Lackawanna Railfest 2008 with Genesee Valley 2045.
Amtrak engine and 1 coach / sleeper, 1 dining car , 1
observation car , all cars are superliner cars. On display at Lackawanna Railfest 2008 at steametown.
One of the most famous steam engines in the world, PRR K4s 1361, sits against a side wall deep inside the Steamtown shops. During Lackawanna Railfest, the public was given access into these rare p... (more)
Two DL&W employees have a quick chat as yard goat SW8 500 sits quietly in the background waiting to shuffle things around the Lackawanna's busy Scranton Back Shops. Oh, if it were only 1955 again!... (more)
The northeast's three Class 1 railroads were represented at Steamtown's Lackawanna Railfest with NS C40-9W 9678, Delaware & Hudson (CP) GP38-2 7312, and CSX ES44H 909 on display at the roundhouse.
Reading 467 sits with its display train as the 3254 simmers in the background.
D&L manifest train sitting in yard.
My dad (Charles Knox Freericks) took this picture of my brother and me (Charles Freericks - on the steps) on my favorite engine, Nickel Plate Road S2 Berkshire #759, which had returned to Steamtow... (more)
Both CP 2317 and CN 3254 simmer in the roundhouse after a long day of festivities during the Lackawanna Festival Weekend