Strasburg's ex-New York Central SW8 has just retrieved a boxcar from the NS interchange at Paradise and is heading for Strasburg ahead of the regular passenger train.
Norfolk & Western 611 leads a passenger train up the hill at Carpenters on a sweltering summer day, with temperatures soaring into the high-nineties.
Strasburg Railroad 90 charges up the grade near Carpenters. The cloudless October day allowed for gorgeous lighting and a beautiful sky background and the cold temperatures allowed for lots of smo... (more)
Strasburg Railroad 90 works hard up the grade out of the tree line as it nears Carpenters Crossing.
Strasburg Rail Road #90, gleaming in her retro 1960s appearance featuring the "egg" logo and gold pinstriping to celebrate the railroad's 60th anniversary, climbs the grade near Carpente... (more)
Strasburg Railroad 90 moves a string of vintage freight cars through a tree tunnel just East of Carpenters, sporting her retro/1960s livery.
A Hand on the Throttle run from Leaman Place to just short of Carpenters, passes a farm on Quarry Road.
NW 611 approaches Carpenters as railfans collect their pictures.
"When Steam was King!" N&W 611 approaches Carpenters as railfans from across the world collect their shots of the "Spirit of Roanoke."
In between the 611's runs, Strasburg's Norfolk and Western 475 ran trips to Leman Place and back. It was very cool to see two Norfolk and Western steam engines running on the same rails.
The 611 heads west to Strasburg past Carpenter's cemetery.
The 611 leads the last train of the day back to Strasburg.
N&W 611 westbound on the Strasburg, approaching Groff's
Snows on the last run. Strasburg Rail Road’s last run for the day was at 1300 on Sunday, March 3, 2019. Former Canadian National 89 (2-6-0) was built in 1910 and has been operating at Strasburg ... (more)