As part of Steamtown's Railfest weekend, Fort Wayne Railroad Historical Society brought their Nickel Plate Road steam engine to Steamtown for some excursion trips. Steamtown also did a smart move... (more)
765 leads its exursion back to Williamson, WV after turning at Ought One.
NKP 765 rolling slowly downgrade with the Pittston-Bethlehem PX, after passing through the tunnel west of White Haven
PM 1225 arrives in Ashley Michigan on a cold snowy Saturday morning in December with passengers aboard
Nickel Plate Road Berkshire #759 leads a long excursion train into Allentown Yard.
R.T. Steinbrenner Photo
Runnin’ Late in ’88!
The final excursion of the 1988 NRHS convention was planned to be a 420-mile round trip from Bound Brook, New Jersey to Harrisburg, Pennsylvania. The air condi... (more)
It’s early evening, and the passengers of 1988 NRHS Convention circle trip to Reading should be having dinner or at their hotels. Instead, they are just entering the Allentown area, and will finis... (more)
The 1988 NRHS convention featured two excursions with Nickel Plate 765 making forays from northern New Jersey into eastern Pennsylvania. The first, on July 24, 1988, ran down Conrail’s West Trento... (more)
The NKP 765 is ready to head up and over Penobscot Mountain on the return trip to Bethlehem.
PM 1225 on its way North to Ashley Mi
Northbound PM 1225 in Elsie Michigan over Bear Creek trestle
Northbound PM 1225 in Elsie Michigan
With a second rebirth given to the C&O 2716 it leads an excursion west over the TP&W as it crosses the Wabash River at Logansport.