It is hard to believe that just a year ago the whole railfanning world was focused on one weekend of events, 765 operating public excursions in central PA. The highlight of the trip was the chanc... (more)
The Nickel Plate concentrated on its freight business. Nevertheless the NKP did manage a comfortable passenger service, and in diesels opted for Alco's classic PA's. Chicago bound 'Bluebirds' 181... (more)
Streamliners to Spencer! The invasion of Spencer, N.C. of vintage cab cars and streamliners has begun. The locomotive coming the furthest is Doyle McCormack's Nickel Plate Road PA-1 ... (more)
NKP 765 leads the eastbound deadhead home to Ft. Wayne around the curve near Hohman Avenue, passing a vintage NKP searchlight.
On a beautiful National Train Day, NKP 765 leads a employee special west under the South Shore at 130th St, nearing Calumet Yard.
After pulling a round trip excursion from Calumet to Argos, NKP 765 begins its journey home over the former Nickel Plate at the Ford Motor Company at 130th St & Torrence Blvd.
It's a classic Nickel Plate scene as the "Berkshire" passes a NKP tri-light signal in Hammond, IN.
NKP 765 highballs Thomaston, IN on a beautiful Saturday afternoon. She looked and sounded great!
NKP 765 is en route to Chicago at speed on the former Nickel Plate line.
NKP 765 trundles along at 40mph, on the former NKP Mainline out of Chicago, bound for Argos, IN.
The Nickel Plate Road 765 makes its way through town on it's way to NS Calumet Yard.
NS 956 special excursion train for the NS employees at Elkhart Yard returns to Elkhart's Amtrak station to offload
Passing by an old NKP trilight still in service, NKP 765 leads NS 956 towards Calumet Yard