Andy Muller's pair of E8s, Nos. 5898 & 5706 restored in PRR livery, put on a great show in excursion service.
It’s the 1986 Blue Mountain & Reading Railfan Weekend, and two trains are running all day long, with different power on almost every trip. In preparation for meeting a southbound train pulled by R... (more)
The Blue Mountain and Reading’s 1986 railfan weekend included two trains running between Temple and Hamburg all day long on both days, with a rotating variety of locomotives. Among the featured po... (more)
Freshly-restored Pennsylvania Railroad E8 5898 glistens as it sits on a siding on the Blue Mountain and Reading in Temple, PA.
A Roger Puta photograph
The volunteers of the StLIM&S have nearly completed the repainting of their former Pennsy E8; the lettering and striping are mostly complete with just a few small details remaining. The locomotive... (more)
The St. Louis, Iron Mountain & Southern operates an excursion and dinner train service with an ex-PRR E8, which recently received a new coat of paint but has not yet been lettered. This unit saw e... (more)
This Ex-Pennsy Unit has had a hard life the past few years sitting out in the elements in Jackson, but supposedly they have money to repaint it. I look forward to seeing it shiny again.
The St. Louis Iron Mountain and Southern's 6 pm train is ready to leave the Jackson depot at around 6 pm. The train runs to Gordonville and then back to the Jackson depot in reverse. The PRR E8 is... (more)
On it's way to Temple after leaving from Hamburg.
This unit is owned by the St. Louis Iron Mountain & Southern
Restored PRR E8 leading BM&R tourist train.
Is this really the Easter Bunny Special or is it the Santa Express????
This former PRR E-unit has served the PRR, PC, Amtrak, and Blue Mountain & Reading in the past. It's now on the St. Louis, Iron Mountain & Southern tourist operation out of Jackson, MO.