Thanks to a collaborative effort between New Hope and Ivyland Railroad and SEPTA, 40 runs under the wires along the mainline of the Lansdale Regional Rail line, passing modern equipment from SEPTA... (more)
Fancy meeting you here! New Hope & Ivyland's 2-8-0 No. 40 meets a southbound Silverliner V as it prepares to depart the commuter agency's North Wales station bound for Lansdale, PA ... (more)
New Hope & Ivyland's 2-8-0 No. 40 makes a special appearance in North Wales, PA with a series of 4 round trips to Gwynedd Valley and return (about 3 miles) to help celebrate the 150th anniversary ... (more)
For the first time in over 20 years, a steam locomotive passes the train station in the small Pennsylvania town of Lansdale.
Getting set for the day's 150th Anniversary of the Borough of North Wales, Pennsylvania special on Saturday, May 18, 2019, New Hope & Ivyland 40 (2-8-0 Consolidation, Baldwin, 1925, ex-Lancaster a... (more)
Holding the markers of the way to start the 150th Anniversary of the Borough of North Wales, Pennsylvania special, New Hope & Ivyland 40 (2-8-0 Consolidation, Baldwin, 1925, ex-Lancaster and Chest... (more)
The star of the day was clearly New Hope & Ivyland 40 (2-8-0 Consolidation, Baldwin, 1925, ex-Lancaster and Chester Railroad). After the recent completion of its rebuild, this engine would power a... (more)
Recently restored Consolidation #40 has a Santa Steam Special in tow as she nears the crest of the hill by Lower Mountain Road along the Former Reading Railroad's New Hope Branch
The Mount Lahaska Cog-less Railway, or... Cogs? We don't need to stinking cogs, lol.
This is the view from the top of the crest at Lahaska, PA, the steepest grade along the former Reading... (more)
New Hope & Ivyland's 2-8-0 rolls over the famed "Perils of Pauline" trestle just south of the depot, in New Hope, Pennsylvania. The trestle, built in 1891, travels over the Aquetong cre... (more)
Captured from an overlook in the village of Hood, New Hope & Ivyland's 2-8-0 No. is seen pulling its 1 pm excursion back to the station in New Hope.
Broadside of New Hope & Ivyland's excursion train arriving at Lahaska, PA with remnants of a prior day's snow fall.
New Hope & Ivyland's 2-8-0 No. 40 takes its train just past the "station" at the terminus of the trip to Lahaska. Passengers will remain on board as No. 40 decouples and runs around the... (more)