"A new day": Fred Mattison climbs aboard SRC #89 at the start of another day on the Road to Paradise.
PRR #460: "The Lindbergh Engine." If you look down through history at railroad locomotives that have become famous, most gained their fame not from an entire working life, but from one day,... (more)
Snows on the last run. Strasburg Rail Road’s last run for the day was at 1300 on Sunday, March 3, 2019. Former Canadian National 89 (2-6-0) was built in 1910 and has been operating at Strasburg si... (more)
Looking more like it's part of a model trainset, SRC 2-6-0 #89 heads back towards East Strasburg with two freight cars from the NS interchange on the first day of the railroad's 2019 operating sea... (more)
Strasburg Rail Road 2-10-0 No. 90 passes over the only bridge on the Strasburg with the final Christmas Train of the 2018 season. Four Lumedyne strobe lights were used to light this scene.
We're Bringing Her Home- For the first time since 1966, Nickel Plate 757 is on the move out of Lancaster County, PA. Seen here from the toasty warm interior of NKP caboose 783, B... (more)
Night scene at the 1985 50th Anniversary NRHS Convention in Strasburg, with PRR light Atlantic 7002 posing by the recently restored J-Tower. Strasburg engineer Linn Moedinger is about to grab ord... (more)
The re-erection of Conrail's LEMO tower at Strasburg in 1985, with my wife, daughter, and sister-in-law posed for a sense of scale; it's a huge building. The tower was cut into seven pieces for h... (more)
"Just another day on the job": Engineer Aaron Sholley is guiding N&W #475 and the 11:30 am train into the siding at Groff's Grove as Fireman and Engineman Dave Lotfi on GW #90 monitors t... (more)
After it's blow down and service, N&W 475 marches towards the station where it will pick up its train of excited children and parents on the final Night Before Christmas Train of 2018.
A view rarely seen from "J" Tower is Norfolk and Western M Class Locomotive 475 guiding a train of families on the final "Night Before Christmas" train of 2018. The locomotive ... (more)
The legendary Fred Mattison ascends to the cab of Number 90 (2-10-0) on December 30, 2016 after briefing the assembled masses about the morning's revenue freight run, which would be a coal powered... (more)
In a wonderful sunset, SRC #475 races home on Long's Curve on her last day of operation prior to her mandatory 1472 inspection. #475 is expected to be back in action sometime in 2019.
"The Flying M": Engineman Aaron Sholley sits comfortably in the right hand seat of N&W #475 as she races through the weeds and fields surrounding Long's Curve outside of Paradise, Pennsy... (more)