Charter Outtakes: "729 bring it ahead. Give us a little smoke." One of the staples of steam photo charters is the smoky run-by. Although a properly fired steam locomotive usually doesn't ... (more)
This is one of the steeper grades on the WMSR, up out of Woodcock Hollow, and the Geeps are giving it everything, shoving all out on this extra long train while a trailwalker watches.
March of the foamers. And they will march just as they have done for decades, ever since the ferroequinologists decided to visit, to photograph and railfan in the most scenic places on Eart... (more)
Thanks to the crew of 734... she is still lookin good in 09
This is the road crossing at Woodcock Hollow, and that's 734, her Hancock bellowing, dashing over the roadway.
The auto in the background looks might small beside the big 2-8-0.
The 2nd run-by at Woodcock Hollow on a Peter Lerro photo freight. Fresh steam from the engine combines with steam from the first run-by & the light rain to create a moody backdrop.
#734 steams through Woodcock Hollow on a Peter Lerro photo freight.
WMSR 734 grinds its way up to Frostburg at Woodcock Hollow. See EXIF data for shot details.