Attack! This giant seagull has found a nice silver worm for lunch. In all seriousness, Amtrak 923 leads a northbound regional over the frozen Susquehanna River while a seagull circles overh... (more)
Railfans brave the cold and snow to get their shots of Canadian National 0-6-0 7470 arriving back in North Conway after pulling the Mass Bay RRE Steam in the Snow excursion back from Notchland. Th... (more)
For the end of the 2009, here's one of my first shots from this year. The gauges all read zero and the oil cans sit unused as Canadian National 0-6-0 7470 slumbers inside the North Conway roundhou... (more)
Waiting... Engineer Courtney Gregg waits for the signal to proceed back and pick up a few coaches to move them out of the way for that evening's night photo session.
Two crewmembers discuss the rest of the day's plan as they observe from the caboose while Canadian National 0-6-0 7470 picks up a couple of boxcars of potatoes.
With the regular engine sidelined for some winter maintenance, the Maine Central has borrowed a Canadian National 0-6-0 to handle the local freight duties on the Mountain Subdivision. The CN visit... (more)
New England's tallest peak, Mount Washington, emerges from the clouds and looms over Canadian National 0-6-0 7470 as it leads the Mass Bay RRE's annual Steam in the Snow excursion back toward Nort... (more)
Conway Scenic 573 has cut away from the train and cleared the crossing as another satisfied group of passengers begin the journey home. The 573 will lead one more train to the North Pole before it... (more)
Santa gets an escort from the Jamesburg Fire Department as he arrives in town just before sunset. In a few blocks, the train will stop so Santa can visit with the local children. To see (and hear)... (more)
Santa gets a few seconds to rest before another child is placed upon his lap, while his ride (NS GP40-2 3022) takes a rest in the background. Santa sat here for two-and-a-half hours visiting with ... (more)
Here comes Santa Claus, here comes Santa Claus, right past Beacon Scrap Metal. Wait, what? With the star of the show on the front porch, NS 3022 and CSX 4425 slowly ease their way into down... (more)
On their way to see Santa. In the last few minutes of sunlight two days before Christmas, New Hope & Ivyland 40 slows as it approaches the North Pole (aka Lahaska). The train used to pick u... (more)
After visiting with the children in Freehold, Santa is on his way to his next appearance in Jamesburg, seen here passing the entrance to the Rex Lumber Company in Englishtown.
The snow has really picked up as New Hope & Ivyland 2-8-0 40 works upgrade through the S-curve near Lower Mountain Road. Usually, you can see the train trailing off through the curve, but not toda... (more)
CSXT GP40-2 4425 was sent out of Browns Yard this afternoon as a light engine movement, seen here kicking up snow as it passes the abandoned snuff mill in Helmetta.