At the end of a long evening photography session ex GWR Mogul 5322 and Pannier tank 3650 are disposed in front of the coaling stage at Didcot
The last North Pole Express for the night heads north through Chester, CT with a trainload of families visiting with Santa and his elves.
On a mild fall evening TVRM's former Southern Railway 2-8-0 #630 leads a westbound Asheville - Knoxville across the Pigeon River at Newport.
Being around a steam locomotive at night is an experience all by itself. Without the distractions of scenery and sunlight, an engine crew's focus is entirely on railroading and the locomotive. The... (more)
The Northern Central Railroad York 17 stops at the Glen Rock Mill Inn for an evening excursion. The line built in the 1830's-1850's connected Baltimore, MD with York, Harrisburg and Sunbury, PA. I... (more)
The "William H. Simpson" York #17 is a faithful replica of a Civil War era 4-4-0 steam locomotive. In 1863, a locomotive of this type pulled President Abraham Lincoln's train from Baltimore along ... (more)
The first night of North Pole Express trains out of Essex, Connecticut on the Valley Railroad began with four runs to the "North Pole". Here the second run passes through the Centerbrook section ... (more)
Farmers talk about their days, their crops, their families, or whatever comes to mind after the sun falls below the ridge.
For other shots from the WMSR Foundation/Lerro Productions WMSR photo... (more)
729 exits Brush Tunnel in the wee hours of the night. A Lerro Productions Photo charter.
Wild Mary #729 takes pause by Cumberland station which overlooks a steeple just across the canal.
A gentleman waits for a freight to pass in his 1939 Packard at the unguarded crossing at Trimble Road.
Following through with Janusz, I kept the theme rolling and cloned out the pedestrian cro... (more)
High ball at Brush Tunnel. You can hear it coming for at least a solid minute before it arrives. The tunnel conducts the sound of its approach even before it enters the the east portal. I... (more)
What originally was intended to be a true silhouette shot turned out like this instead - as Western Maryland 2-8-0 #729 pulls a freight train upgrade around Helmstetter's Curve as the sun sets. P... (more)
Osier after dark. Free of the light pollution from modern civilization, the heavens above put on a spellbinding display over the old D&RGW water tank in Osier, Colorado. Backlighting by God... (more)
Chama after dark. The crew of a D&RGW Locomotive prepare their engine for a late evening departure as the Chama Station baggage handlers load the mail and other cargo aboard a Baggage Expre... (more)