After turning on the wye in Leipsic, Nickel Plate 765 blasts back towards home on a break in run to Leipsic and back along the Norfolk Southern Fostoria District. Home rails for this queen of ste... (more)
NKP 765 passes one of three active NKP masts at Miller City as it charges west towards New Haven.
My first NKP Heritage unit, 6 years before NS released their version.
No, that's not a pair of railroad crossing gates in the foreground. Rather, it's a unique way to block off the street if there is flooding and the floodgates are closed. In the background, however... (more)
On the start of the 2nd weekend of Steam in the Valley 13 765 makes its way to the Akron Station through the rain and fog to pick up its 1st Passengers of the weekend.
A bird's eye view of CP Capitol as the Nickel Plate Road 765 and NS NKP heritage unit 8100 employee excursion back down the east leg of the wye onto the Lurgan Line. In addition to the track conf... (more)
Ex-Nickel Plate Road No. 765 was a visitor at the Steam Railroading Institute in 2009. 2-8-4 No. 765 is captured here stretching her legs for a John Craft Photo Charter in the early morning hours ... (more)
NKP 765 under the wires
The Nickel Plate, officially the New York, Chicago & St. Louis Railroad Company. NKP Alco PA-1 #189 & #182 (Bluebirds) on train #7 The Westerner, crosses the NYC (MC) tracks at South Gary, Indiana... (more)
The Nickel Plate Road 765 steam engine and the NS 8100 NKP Heritage unit lead an NS employee excursion across the famed Rockville Bridge.
NKP 765 eastbound toward Chicago.
NKP 765 is returning to Conway Yard after completing several NS employee excursions in the Harrisburg area. After an evening layover, it will head to Bellevue,OH.
Departing Williamson for Portsmouth, NKP 765 rolls through CP "College", westbound on the Kenova District. NKP 765 and its visit to West Virginia in 2012 returned steam to mainline rails for the f... (more)