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...
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...
"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)
#89 leans into the start of Long's Curve outside of Paradise Pennsylvania as she races home on an early spring afternoon.
"Shades of Spring": SRC #89 shuffles by the freight cars stored in the Groff's Grove siding as patches of violet-colored wildflowers begin to pop up out of the ground signaling a change ... (more)
"Going Deep!": In full windup, Engineman Fred Mattison is about to launch a scoop of coal towards the front of the firebox on SRC #89. Since her firebox sits between the rear drivers, #8... (more)
"Keeping them looking pretty!": Engineer Fred Mattison wipes down the rods of SRC #89 to help polish off any last minute grime and dirt so that the onlookers at the East Strasburg station can take... (more)
"Turning Back the Clock": SRC #89 coasts downgrade into the East Strasburg yard complex during an early spring morning surrounded by the farms of Lancaster County, Pennsylvania. I sure w... (more)
Engineer Fred Mattison with a keen eye looks over his 1910 Canadian Locomotive Works product.