With the day's passenger operations complete, SP No. 18 is put through its paces as different members of the Carson & Colorado Railway take their hand at the throttle for a chance to operate the l... (more)
'Black Five' No.45231 'The Sherwood Forester' rolls through stunning Highland scenery on approach to the Glenfinnan Viaduct, with the second west-bound 'Jacobite' of the day.
Making its way past the fuel tank and water tower during one of the many roundtrips over the course of the day, Southern Pacific No. 18 passes Death Valley Railroad Motor Car No. 5 as it heads for... (more)
It's a historic day in the small community of Laws, Calif. as an active Southern Pacific steam locomotive barks through the small yard here with a pair of cars. Doing the honors this afternoon is ... (more)
Working up the short grade past the original fuel tank and water tower inside the Laws yard limits, Southern Pacific No. 18 slows its two car train as it rolls out the final few-hundred feet befor... (more)
Having just made a hook to its two-car train, Southern Pacific No. 18 simmers in the morning light at the Laws depot on a historic weekend for the small, Owens Valley community. Dubbed the "Slim P... (more)
It's a historic morning at Laws as Southern Pacific No. 18, beautifully restored by the dedicated men and women of the Carson & Colorado Railway, readies for the first trip of the day at the origi... (more)
Slim Princess Southbound- Passing the fuel oil and water tanks at Laws, the Slim Princess departs for a meandering afternoon trek down the Owens Valley to Keeler. Taken at the Slim Princess... (more)
Standing in the crisp California sunshine, the Slim Princess sits on the turntable lead in the tiny town of Laws, readying for the return trip to Owenyo. Taken at the Slim Princess Reunion, this ... (more)
Framed by the center mast of the gallows turntable, the Slim Princess simmers quietly in the small yard at Laws. Taken at the Slim Princess Reunion, this is the first time that SP #18 has run on ... (more)
Preparing for a return trip to Owenyo, #18's engineer oils around as his fireman opens the hatch on the oil bunker. Taken at the Slim Princess Reunion, this is the first tim... (more)
Meet at Laws- It's an unusually busy night on the Keeler Branch, and we find Southern Pacific #9 pulled into the stub-end siding to clear for a southbound #18. The engineer on #9 conversed ... (more)
Keeler Branch Nights- A late-night southbound extra prepares to leave the depot at Laws, California behind former Nevada-California-Oregon #12. Taken at the Slim Princess Reunion, this is t... (more)
Hometown steam engine. Built by the Canadian Locomotive Company in Kingston in 1913, 4-6-0 CP 1095 is preserved in its hometown by the waterfront along Lake Ontario. To the left is the form... (more)
Nevada Northern Engine 40, a Baldwin graduate of 1910, sits in quiet repose dutifully awaiting her next assignment.