The last move of "Tennessee Valley Railfest" has Southern Railway #630 and #4501 doubleheading a deadheading train from Grand Junction to East Chattanooga.
EBT 15 has just turned on the wye at Colgate Grove and leads a return trip to Orbisonia on a Fall Spectacular weekend.
Durbin & Greenbrier Valley Railroad's Cheat Mountain Salamander meets Cass Scenic Railroad's Pacific Coast Shay 2 at the connection between Cass and Spruce. Fall Colors were definitely at peak fo... (more)
WMSR 734 rounds Helmstetter's Curve on a Carl Franz Photo Special.
GCRY 4960 puts on a great show as it climbs the hill in Pronghorn, AZ carrying passengers north towards the Grand Canyon.
HSB 99 7232 with train 8937 on the way to the Brocken mountain.
The 1931 built HSB 99 222 is pulling train 8941 from Drei Annen Hohne to the Brocken mountain.
On the occasion of the "Badenfahrt", a large fair which is held every 10 years, the canadian built, former french railways SNCF, "Mikado" steamlocomotive 141 R # 1244, made rou... (more)
With the MSR&LHA railfan weekend just a memory, it's fun to look back on this May tradition of coming together to enjoy steam mountain railroading that lasted over half a century.
Bathed in soft light, the beefy profile of Sierra Railway #2 is highlighted against the backdrop of Mikado #34.
At rest in the original Sierra Railway roundhouse, surrounded by the tools that once kept her running, husky Mikado #34 awaits her turn to come back to life. For now, she sits at Railtown 1897 as... (more)
After turning the power in Sumerville, SOU 630 leads the excursion back to Chattanooga. This was the first time the 630 and 4501 doubleheaded since 4501 returned to steam.
WMSR 734 sends gray-black plumes of smoke into the air on a Carl Franz Photo Special. Compare to photo 626963 - do you prefer sun or overcast conditions?
Northern Central Railway No. 17 "York" captured in a pan at 1/15th bound for New Freedom, PA. These high-drivered 4-4-0 locomotives were actually capable of great speeds. Speeds today... (more)