RailPictures.Net Photo: SRC 475 Strasburg Rail Road 4-8-0 at Strasburg, Pennsylvania by Mike Wilson
  Login Sign Up 

Community Response Locomotive Details Location/Date of Photo
Views: 927     Favorited: 6
Since added on January 01, 2019

+ Add to Favorites

+ Nominate for People's Choice

+ Subscribe

+ Add to Photo Album

+ Post a Photo Comment
Strasburg Rail Road (more..)
4-8-0 (more..)
East Strasburg Yard (more..)
Strasburg, Pennsylvania, USA (more..)
December 22, 2018
Locomotive No./Train ID Photographer
SRC 475 (more..)
Michael J. Wilson (more..)
Contact Photographer Photographer Profile 
Remarks & Notes 
"A Man of Steam Part 2": The silhouette of Dave Domitrovich, stands out from the steam engulfing both him and the N&W M Class he is aboard, as #475 clears her lungs on the blowdown pad at the Strasburg Rail Road complex. You may notice the upturned brim on Dave's hat and although hard to see, the well worn jacket with wool trim. Those belonged to former SRC Engineman David Boyer. It has been about 3 years since his passing and while it seems like yesterday that he's been gone, the memory of David around the railroad lives on particularly in his good friend Dave. For steam railroaders, like Dave, this job is not just a check. It's a passion, a livelihood, and a tradition. And even with David Boyer gone from this Earth, I'm sure Dave knows his friend is still right there with him every time he tugs on the throttle of an iron horse.
Photo Comments (0) 

 User Photo Albums Containing this Photo (2)+ Add to Album
The feel of the mood

Album created by member RP Archives
Album Views: 30,928
People of the Railroad

Album created by member Ted Harrison
Album Views: 17,088
Photographs that depict train crews and other railroad employees at work. After all, the trains don't run themselves!
Add to Photo Album or Get Your Own Photo Album

EXIF Data for this photo: [What's this?]

This image contains EXIF headers - Click Here to show the data.

Photo Copyright 2019 Michael J. Wilson. All Rights Reserved. Photo Usage Policy
This website Copyright © 2002-2021. All Rights Reserved.
Do Not Sell My Personal Information