NKP 765 leads a Metra excursion east through the old Rock Island signals at Robbins, Illinois. Extensive track work was happening on main 2 which explains NKP 765 being on main 1.
Mid-July saw some cosmetic work on the NKP 757, in anticipation of its move to Bellevue, Ohio.
Freshly restored Alco PA-1 poses in front of Barber Jct station on the first night of the Streamliners at Spencer. Originally built for the Santa Fe, this PA wore D&H blue and silver before spendi... (more)
The NKP 587 and NW 1218 are doubleheading up the kudzu-covered Southern Loops, on their way to Asheville, NC, during the 1989 NRHS Convention. Today, the 587 is in pieces in Kentucky, and the 121... (more)
The NKP 765 crisply accelerates its train of coal hoppers past a throng of excursionists, chasers, and locals, during the 1991 NRHS Convention.
The 587 doubleheading with the 1218, rounding the big curve at Glen Alpine, on its way to the Southern Loops and Asheville.
Doubleheaded Berkshires without auxiliary tenders are being readied for the NRHS excursion to Hinton and back, as a CSX freight trundles eastbound.
The NKP 587 in happier times, doubleheading with NW 1218 toward the Southern Loops and Asheville in the summer of 1989. The engine has recently been moved in pieces from its long-time home in Ind... (more)
NKP 587's boiler sits on a flatbed truck preparing for its voyage from Noblesville, Indiana to Ravenna, Kentucky where it'll be restored by the Kentucky Steam Heritage Corp!
The hostler for NKP 765 takes a break from tending the locomotive during the filming of a promotional commercial during a sultry July evening.
Adam Farence Photo
While visiting the Cuyahoga Valley Railroad, NKP 765 (dressed up as 767) backs up through her own steam towards the boarding area at Independence, Ohio.
Up close and personal with the Nickle Plate Road 759, which sits tucked away in the roundhouse at the Steamtown National Historic Site.
Nickel Plate Road 765 heading up the Lehigh Gorge after crossing the Lehigh River and the Lehigh Gorge Train as it heads into White Haven with it's NS steam special.
Superpower steam at its zenith, as the 765 starts to gets a roll on 30 cars just outside of Huntington in the fall of 1992. Track speed for steam on "George Washington's Road" was 55 mp... (more)