History at ABQ - Santa Fe 2926. More than 20 years since it was pulled out of a local park in Albuquerque, New Mexico and moved to the New Mexico Steam Locomotive and Railroad Historical So... (more)
Former Southern Pacific class GS-4 #4449, a 4-8-4 "Northern" is seen on display at the Oregon Rail Heritage Center in Portland.
The locomotive was built by the Lima Locomotive Works ... (more)
The face of a queen. I missed seeing Norfolk and Western #611 in 2019 in Strasburg so when it was announced it would be there all this summer, I was very excited. It was certainly a unique experie... (more)
Coming Soon to a Mob Scene In Anthracite Country
Reading 4-8-4 2102 is the first fan-tripper that I ever photographed, in 1973 with an instamatic camera and print film. It was disg... (more)
On the final run of the evening, the 611 brings her train back toward the station.
The Class J 600 gives a little smoke show as she pulls out of the tree tunnel on the Strasburg RR.
From 1902 until 1968, the Southern Pacific and Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific combined to operate the Golden State Limited. Connecting Chicago with Los Angeles, this train’s route was, for... (more)
611 is departs Groff's Grove on the Strasburg Rail Road with the 12 noon train back to Strasburg.
Passengers are brought back into the station by the 611 after the 3pm run.
The 611 pulls her train past Groff's.
Front view of the Russian P36 0064 at the Brest station. Photo taken with permission.
Close up view on the cab of the Russian P36 0064. These locomotives had an all-weather cab to deal with the harsh winter weather.
Final run of the Denver Post Cheyenne Frontier Days special...altho' we didn't know it at the time.
P36 0064 is awaiting departure from the Brest station at the border between Poland and Belarus. In 1990, this was the first steam charter to be organized in the former Soviet Union. The train run ... (more)