ARA 112 carefully rolls past the small pond off of Welch Road on its way to its final destination of the Reisdorf Mills in North Java.
My friend Amanda and the engineer of the A&A local exchange waves as it creeps across Chaffee Rd. in the village of Curriers.
A&A #18 pulls into Curriers where they'll run around their train and return to Arcade.
#18 basking in the sunlight outside of the shops.
#18 departs Arcade during the Arcade & Attica's Media Day.
While #18 is getting all the attention, one of Arcade & Attica's workhorse GE centercabs sits on display in a parking lot along the Cattaraugus Creek.
A&A 2-8-0 is back in service bringing delighted fans from Arcade, NY to a point just shy of the line's Northern most point located in N. Java. She is one of two steam engines that the railroad ow... (more)
Orange is the theme at the Arcade and Attica Railroad. Congratulations to the crew for bringing #18 back to life, the only steam train ride to be had in NY.
#18 drifts back into the yard where she will spend the night waiting for the last two trips of the long holiday weekend. I bet the home owners in the area are just as happy the ol' girl is back un... (more)
ARA 18 puts on a show as she squeezes out between the buildings of downtown Arcade, which were beuilt some 40 years before the ALCo 'Consolidation' was.
ARA 18 leads the noon excursion train across one of the many farm dirt road crossings on the line. Just as the train was getting close to entering the frame, the farmer aboard his tractor did ente... (more)
She's not glamorous, she's not new, but she is back under steam pulling excursions in upstate New York for the first time in 7 years. Here is a pan shot at 1/25 at a whopping 10mph(if that)... (more)
Return to steam. Arcade & Attica 2-8-0 18 and her bright consist make a nice sight as they pass a small reflecting pond just north of Arcade.
Return to steam. Arcade & Attica 2-8-0 18 rests after her first successful day pulling excursions on the upstate New York tourist line. Taken with permission.