Prior to departing Sugarcreek with the ORTA Special, Ohio Central's 2-8-0 #33 in original LS&I livery crosses paths with a horse and buggy.
From the archives III: LS&I #33. Built by the Baldwin Locomotive Works in Philadelphia, PA, February, 1916. At the time this photo as taken, approximately 300 operational steam engines r... (more)
Surprisingly, even though this is a smoke-free facility, no one called in to complain about former Lake Superior & Ishpeming 2-8-0 33's smoking. The chunky Consol sits at the Sugarcreek station bo... (more)
Oil and grease cover 33's lead driver as she sits in Sugarcreek before departing with the ORTA special.
Stay away from my eggs! A killdeer protects her eggs as LS&I 2-8-0 33 simmers in the background.
Crazy driver! Even in rural Ohio, railroads have to deal with drivers speeding through crossings. In actuality, the train was still boarding and this buggy didn't have anything to worry abo... (more)