DL SC7 drags it's train up the hill and toward Bridge 60. The sun would not last long, inside of 2 hours an EF1 tornado passed 5 miles from here.
Baldwin Locomotive Works 0-6-0 #26 stomps past the former Lackawanna Railroad station and under the former Lackawanna signal bridge as she makes her way to Nay Aug Tunnel in downtown Scranton, Pen... (more)
Baldwin Locomotive Works #26 hustles up and out of the yard complex in Scranton, Pennsylvania as she hits the grade heading toward Nay Aug Tunnel.
BR 1 power returns light in a lucky spell of sun on what would be a crazy weather day in the area. Earlier on, they brought train to the east for staging for tomorrows PO74.
With the steam turbine whining away within the confines of the former Lackawanna Railroad roundhouse, Engineer Chris Labar climbs up to check one last item before taking his locomotive out of its ... (more)
Baldwin Locomotive Works #26 backs slowly through the array of switches in the south end of the former Lackawanna Railroad yard and shop complex in Scranton, Pennsylvania. To the left of the locom... (more)
Time for a spin...
Classic Alco power rests at the end of the day. In 45 years of watching trains (yes I started young) these are the first mainline Alcos I have ever seen.
Baldwin Locomotive Works #26 backs slowly out of the former Lackawanna roundhouse in Scranton, Pennsylvania. Rebuilt in the 1990s, the before and after photos of this piece of infrastructure are a... (more)
"Arriving on the job": Trainmen Brian Wowak and Ryan Dively arrive to the roundhouse floor to start a new day along the former Lackawanna with Baldwin Locomotive Works #26. It is general... (more)
Silhouetted by the early morning light entering through the roundhouse doors of the former Lackawanna roundhouse, Fireman Mike Rinkunas chats with the other crew members aboard Baldwin Locomotive ... (more)
As Baldwin Locomotive Works 0-6-0 #26 continues to build pressure after having her bank broken, Engineer Chris Labar begins stuffing various pins with Alemite soft grease...
SC-7 with 5 units crosses Lackawanna Ave in Scranton with an empty sand train for NS at Taylor yard.
"Stablemates": Former Canadian Pacific #2317 and Canadian National #3254 sleep peacefully inside the former Lackawanna Railroad roundhouse at the Steamtown National Historic Site. Once s... (more)
"Sunrise at 7": Hostler Jerry Dziedzic works hard on the fire of Baldwin Locomotive Works 0-6-0 #26 in the early morning hours of another day of steam railroading at Steamtown National H... (more)