If you want a break from "modern power", you need only look to Scranton for "modern" operations with "classic" power. While this train carries a grain extra symbol, the power is switching local b... (more)
With word coming down that 3254 has been taken out of service, I am revisiting my last encounter with the mighty steamer. At the time, I had no idea she was on borrowed time.
The DL&W F's are getting ready to pull an excursion...moments like this happen all the time in the Electric City.
DLW 663 and sister 644 getting ready to leave Steamtown on the "Scranton Limited" during Railfeast 2012
CN #3254 raced into history December 2nd making what could be her last trip for some time - possibly several years, if not decades. I consider myself very fortunate in having had several opportun... (more)
Always a welcome sign of the season is the Canadian Pacific Holiday Train. Season's Greetings!
CN #3254 powers through the grade departing Scranton, PA.
Railroad: Canadian National RailwayLocomotive: Steam 2-8-2Location: Scranton, Pennsylvania, USALocomotive #: CN 3254Train ID: UnknownPhoto Date: October 18, 2008
NS 3254 blast out of Scranton enroute to Moscow Pa during a brief snow storm. Photo taken by my son Eric who is 16
A Depew, Lancaster & Western RS11 sits at Bridge 60 on the rails of sister railroad, Delaware Lackawanna on a comfortably chilly night.
Well before the Canadian Pacific Holiday Train, Canadian National celebrated the Holidays with a wreath hung on the nose of steam engine #3254, at least under the management of Steamtown. Capture... (more)
Holiday Tradition-Every year my Dad and I head up to Scranton,PA, to see the CP Holiday Train! This year was no diffrent, except for the day it was on and they direction the train faced. This year... (more)
CN #3254 blasts out of Nay Aug Tunnel tackling the grade to Moscow.
With 3254 handling a mainline excursion, the Geep pulls the local.
A brief rainshower leads to a rainbow over Steamtown.