Well - this is not something you see everyday! A crazed group of railfans and photographers, myself included, likely set their alarm clocks at 4:30 AM to make it to Strasburg early enough ... (more)
Judging from the black smoke Strasburg RR #89 (ex CNR 89) is starting to pull and will soon be steaming back to Strasburg
Strasburg RR #89 (ex CNR 89) is running around her train at Paradise for the return trip to Strasburg. Note the overhead wires for the electrified Amtrak trains on the NS mainline in the backgrou... (more)
Norfolk & Western #475 grabs a box car left by her successor, Norfolk Southern with whom the Strasburg Rail Road has contracted with to interchange freight along the Keystone Corridor at Leaman Pl... (more)
The first steam freight move of the year departs Leaman Place after picking up a few cars, these sure got popular after this run!
With white extra flags being flown No. 475's fireman peers behind the engine toward the NS interchange at Leaman Place Junction prior to picking up two loads for the yard in Strasburg off of the i... (more)
Early on an August morning Strasburg's former N&W M-class #475 heads back for the transloading yard at Strasburg with two loads from the NS interchange just out of view to the right. In the foregr... (more)
"An Amish Greeting" Strasburg Railroad's 2-10-0 #90 clears one of the line's three "tunnels" to greet an Amish farmer and son team working on a fence. To the right, a lone cow, to the far ... (more)
Looks like Paradise to me. Great Western #90 traverses a new prefabricated concrete bridge at Strasburg. The bridge was installed to better support the weight of the line's increasing freight bu... (more)
Ladies and gentleman, if you look to your right you'll see #90, our former Great Western Railway engine that once ran in Colorado. Number 90 was built by Baldwin in 1924 and purchased by the S... (more)
Strasburg's N&W #475 clears a forest of trees which hides the Northeast Corridor just behind.
Next stop: Alvarado. The daylight is less than an hour old as N&W 382 hammers up grade at Watauga, Virginia, on her daily run to West Jefferson, North Carolina. The terrain is still gentle... (more)
A westbound passes the connection with the Strasburg RR in Paradise.