Spectators gather at Bowmanstown, PA to catch the arrival of Fort Wayne Railroad Historical Society's 2-8-4 Nickel Plate #765. A crewman with a neon safety vest leans out the vestibule to greet t... (more)
NKP #765 roars past a rock cut in the Lehigh Gorge State Park in Jim Thorpe, Pennsylvania. Bikers, hikers and railfans alike freeze like deer to watch this magnificent machine as it thunders past ... (more)
NKP 765 gets its train underway after departing the boarding area in Youngstown, OH on its way to Ashtabula. The train is seen passing through the small town of Hubbard, OH where it will enter a w... (more)
NKP #765 rumbles across the Lehigh River in Weissport, PA late in the evening on a return trip from Pittston, PA to Allentown via Jim Thorpe. Sponsored by Norfolk Southern.
NKP #765 struts her stuff in the Lehigh Gorge. In this scene she's southbound on the Reading & Northern's former CNJ right of way, creating a celebratory smoke ring ahead of her arrival at Jim Th... (more)
Families, railfans, and photographers gather along the former CNJ and Lehigh railroad right of ways inside the Lehigh Gorge Park to catch Nickel Plate #765 as she storms north while en route from ... (more)
Nickel Plate 2-8-4 basks in the late evening sun as the crew slowly brings her over the Lehigh River at Weissport, PA just south of Jim Thorpe, PA.
NKP #765 thunders through a cut in White Haven, PA, having just cleared the northern tunnel portal while en route from Allentown, PA to Pittston, PA. The excursion - one of two over the weekend w... (more)
Well - that sure as heck ain't R&N #425! Fort Wayne Railroad Historical Society's Nickel Plate #765 finds its way back into Pennsylvania in the Summer of 2015. Captured here crossing the Lehigh ... (more)
Nickel Plate #765 ducks under a former CNJ signal bridge just ahead of Reading & Northern's Penobscot yard while on excursion from Pittstown Junction to Allentown, PA. This was the first of two e... (more)
Nickel Plate #765 rods down, captured many years back in a pan at 1/10th.
NKP #765 highballs through Allentown, PA captured at dusk in a zoom pan at 1/8th!>
NS 957 better known as the "Erie Limited" is seen traveling east on the Ex-Erie Southern Tier mainline at Swain, NY with NKP 765 leading the way. This had been the first time since the 8... (more)
Celebrity In Town
A large group of photographers document the NKP 765's trip over the old Delaware Lackawanna & Western line from Scranton, PA to the Delaware Water Gap seen here... (more)