Working hard up the hill out of Woodcock Hollow. Steep
here, and 734 is working hard with a long train.
Western Maryland #729 winds it's way up the grade through Mt Savage and on towards Frostburg, MD with another "fast freight".
734 blows by the photo line.
Lest anyone question why the Western Maryland opted for the Fireball livery... A pan at 1/8th.
WM 734 crosses the C&P bridge working upgrade during a Carl Franz photo special.
Maryland most famous Steam Locomotive passes thru the mountains of Western Maryland with plenty of wildflowers trackside
With 734's stoker not functioning, Fireman Dan Morris got quite a workout shoveling coal during the recent photo charter on the WMSR.
734 climbs the grade at Lap, if your wondering why not shoot a sec or 2 later... because this was as far as the train went on this runbuy and it barely even made it to where the caboose is on the ... (more)
734 working nicely on a grade here at Trimble Road, the old girl cants into a curve in good light. At the throttle is Cody Cook, just back from conductor school at CSX. Tomorrow he'll be on a CSX ... (more)
The hardest working engine in showbiz - Western Maryland 734 works upgrade with a dozen plus cars on a perfect October day.
#734 storms up the grade at West Tie Pile. MM 176.1
734 works upgrade high above Mt Savage. This is typical of most of her run, grade and curves! Note in this 2003 photo there is no trail alongside the ROW. That would come later.
WMSR #734 runs another lap past Lap. An early water stop on the former WM, the water tank was abandoned in the late 50's leaving nothing but it's foundation.
#734 climbs the grade at Sunnyside in a snow storm