The Battle for the Pass has Begun.
Through 4-5’ of deep snow Denver & Rio Grande Western OY rotary steam powered snow plow is in full battle for the pass. Gently falling large... (more)
Snow Fighting to Colorado
Near the Colorado state line the Rotary OY is in full battle with snow with 2-8-2 #487 and #484 pushing.
Union Pacific 2-8-0 No. 618 and a period freight train pass the still, icy water of Jake’s Pond near Charleston, Utah, on a winter photo freight operated by Heber Valley Railroad on February 7, 20... (more)
The Georgetown Loop Railroad's #40 (a Baldwin 2-8-0) runs tender forward over the Devil's Gate Trestle with a variety of period cars. Below you can see the parking lot which give you a sense of ho... (more)
The train facilities for the Georgetown Loop Railroad are located in Silver Plume. The 40 minute, 4.7 mile journey sees the train climb through dense trees 640 vertical feet to Silver Plume. Here ... (more)
One of the steam engines operated by the Georgetown Loop Railroad is an ex Guatemala Railway 2-8-0 built by Baldwin Locomotive Works in 1920. It is seen here passing over the Devils Gate Trestle,... (more)
Clearing skies! A low morning overcast is finally breaking over Knoxville, TN as Southern Railway Locomotive 154 makes its way across the spectacular Holston River Bridge with some loads de... (more)
Evening freight. A Southern Railway local freight makes its way east out of Knoxville, on a warm spring evening. The power this day is Southern Railway Consolidation #154 and she's picture... (more)
The local at work. Under darkening sky, a Southern Railway local freight shuttles loads to local industries in the Knoxville, TN area, with Consolidation #154 on the point. Here, she charg... (more)
D&RGW OY on Lobato Trestle
Rotary steam powered snow plow OY rolls home after a day fighting snow over Cumbres Pass. Here passing over Lobato Trestle. Doing the honors with ... (more)
Southern #630 speeds across a bridge in Grundy, VA. as NS #066.
Picking up empties. In the middle of a large industrial park in the Knoxville suburb of Asbury, Southern 154 and her crew pick up a couple of empty freight cars at the Tennessee Steel Proce... (more)
On the dark side at French Broad River. Here's a dark-side view of Southern Railway Consolidation #154. as she runs westbound on the shore of the French Broad River, hauling a local freight... (more)
Congratulations to the Crews that restored RGS #20
The guys and their lady! Rio Grande Southern Number 20 stands proud with the crews and artisans that lovingly restored her.... (more)
Westbound to Knoxville. Southern Railway Consolidation #154 runs westbound along the French Broad River just a few miles east of her home base in Knoxville, TN. She's hauling a local freig... (more)