The hieroglyphics of a railroad civilization long since past.
Special thanks to Dennis Livesey and Frank Orona for the inspiration to look past the fallen to reveal... (more)
The Scranton Limited, under the command of a pair of Lackwanna F3s, passes the CN 3254 waiting to depart for Moscow during Steamtown's 2012 railfest.
Railfest 2012 featured Restored DL&W F3A's 664 and 663 on the short Scranton passenger train.Both F3As are of BAR heritage and now proudly wear a DL&W livery. With the flags waving in the wind the... (more)
The DL&W twins sit outside the roundhouse at Steamtown, waiting to be prepped for an excursion the upcoming weekend.
ALCOtown: The Delaware Lackawanna's roster includes a sizable number of ALCO engines which are used to haul freight around the Scranton and Pocono region in the Northwest part of Pennsylva... (more)
A beautifully restored set of DL&W F3's lead an excursion train filling "the Gap" between past and a hopeful future as plans proceed for the possible return of passenger service on this former Lac... (more)
Making good time through East Stroudsburg, PA, a pair of Lackawanna F's lead a train towards the next stop at the Delaware Water Gap. Part of a Steamtown excursion featuring the restored former B... (more)
An Eastbound Lackawanna commuter train makes a stop at Cresco -or- a pair of restored F3(A)'s owned by the ARHS and Tri-States pull a Steamtown excursion past Cresco on a special excursion to the ... (more)
In a scene reminiscent of days long past, an early morning DL&W commuter train from Scranton heads East past the reservoir at Elmhurst and on towards Moscow, Gouldsboro, Tobyhanna, Cresco and poin... (more)
Once again, the Anthracite Railroads Historical Society (#664) leads a train with the Tri-State Railroad Historical Society (#663) though Saturday, for the first time ever, all the way to the Dela... (more)
In this early morning view from the boardwalk, both the Founder's Special passenger extra and the DL PT-98 power are seen side by side as the excursion train reverses out for Bridge 60.
A little after 9am, the "Founders Day Special" hosted by Steamtown NHS clatters out of the Steamtown past the former Lackawanna Station. This is the F3's first run over the Pocono Main to the D... (more)
Grey and maroon colors of the DL&W (and its successor the E-L) mingle in Scranton at the end of the day.
A sunny Presidents Day morning finds DL&W 663 looking quite sharp and right at home wearing Lackawanna freight colors in Scranton.
Looking splendid, F3 663 basks in the glorious morning sunshine.