Inside the Dressing Room - A peek at a relatively naked VTR 431 during her painting process at the Providence & Worcester Railroad's Plainfield, Connecticut paint booth. At this point the entire ... (more)
A Pause in the Action - Valley Railroad trainman Sam placed his lantern on the ground while waiting for passengers to leave the final North Pole Express train of the evening. Once the passengers ... (more)
Stopping at the Switch - Valley Railroad Mikado No. 3025 pauses in Deep River, Conn. at the switch preparing to run around its train. Once on the south end of the train, they will be hauling the ... (more)
Nighttime Moonshine Run - A Providence & Worcester unit ethanol extra heads east through Baltic, Connecticut on the P&W's Willimantic Branch. The train is led by one of the railroad's newest acqu... (more)
Silent Night - Valley Railroad Mikado No. 40 shoves south, away from the camera, on a dark and cold November night in Chester, Connecticut as part of her plume reflects some of the surrounding mar... (more)
Valley Railroad fireman Bill launches a shovefull of coal into Mikado No. 40s firebox as the train pulls an excursion northbound through Chester, Connecticut
Valley Railroad shop worker Mike works on degreasing and pressure washing the underside of Mikado No. 3025 at the Essex Locomotive Servicing Facility
Valley Railroad shop worker Chip cuts a superheater tube out of locomotive No. 97's boiler. This work is to stabilize the locomotive, and do some preparation work prior to the start of her 1472 d... (more)
A trio of cabooses sits quietly under the passing clouds at the Allentown & Auburn shops in Topton, PA
Providence & Worcester train NR-2 rolls south through Jewett City, Connecticut about to cross the Quinebaug River
Providence & Worcester train NR-2 glides over the Shetucket River in Norwich, Connecticut on a calm March evening
Switchin' in a Winter Wonderland - A Grafton & Upton Railroad Saturday Extra assembles their train in the railroad's North Grafton, Mass. yard among a fresh snowfall still clinging to the trees.
The final Valley Railroad North Pole Express train of the 2015 operating season thunders north through Chester, Connecticut on the evening of December 29, 2015
Valley Railroad veteran Mikado No. 40 leads a North Pole Express train through Chester, Connecticut - as seen from the interior of the Chester Station.
A Valley Railroad conductor waits for the cue to call "All Aboard!" before departing the North Pole station. The train is ready to head back south to Essex after the families aboard visited with ... (more)