A Saturday Night In September brought me back to the Black River & Western Railroad in Ringoes, NJ for an event celebrating its volunteers passed and Present. Mike, Ryan, and the organization aske... (more)
Sun sets as 60 crosses the Trestle at Hampton Corner Road. Meanwhile two lumberjacks pause from their work to wave on the crew. Shot during a photo event for the Black River Historical Trust. 60 i... (more)
Garratt 2-6-2+2-6-2 Nr 60 is an ex South African Railways NGG 16 Class, the 2-6-2T steam locomotive Nr 7 "Owain Glyndwr" was always in service on the Vale of Rheidol Railway.
Garratt 2-6-2+2-6-2 Nr 60 ex South African Railways NGG 16 Class came to the railway in 2017 from the "Schinznacher Baumschulbahn" in Switzerland. After an overhaul with including the fitment of a... (more)
The Tunnel No.5 located at Tai Po Kau is one of the three tunnels still in use since the opening of East Rail in 1910. These tunnels witness the evolution of East Rail train, from the steam locomo... (more)
Black River and Western 60 passes the former Hunterton Concrete facility just outside of Flemington, NJ
Black River and Western 60 crosses one of the handful of small bridges along its route from Flemington to Ringoes, NJ
Black River and Western 60 crosses the high bridge at Hampton Corner Road
Black River and Western 60 passes a former station stop at hunterton concrete, just outside of Flemington, NJ.
Black River and Western 60 passes through the farm land of central New Jersey, where some scenes are being lost to time.
Black River and Western 60 prepares for the day at the yard in Ringoes, NJ
The newest acquisition of the Vale of Rheidol Railway is this NGG (Narrow Gauge Garratt) 13 # 60 "Drakensberg", which came in 2017 from the Schinznacher Baumschulbahn in Switzerland. This locomoti... (more)
Sesquicentennial Morning- After turning on the wye, the O'Connor Engineering replica of Central Pacific's most famous locomotive gallops away to the spotlight while her Union Pacific counte... (more)