Once again turn up the sound, sit back and relax a take a trip up the mountain from Cass all the way to Twin Bridges. On the way, you will get off a for a few photo run-bys past Whittaker Station deep in the woods, a few more at Old Spruce before finally entering Spruce.... Continue Reading →
Turn up the sound, sit back, and relax as you take a ride from Cass to Whittaker Station with Shay #11. You'll travel through the Cass Shops, the two switchbacks and see some switching action before heading back down in total darkness.
Railfans east of Chicago were treated to an unprecedented appearance of the Union Pacific Office Car Special. The special passenger train was headed by two new EMD SD70AH's the lead unit being the new Spirit of the Union Pacific #1943 which was painted to resemble a B29 of the same name and honor every branch... Continue Reading →
I took advantage of the 40-degree weather to shoot some Norfolk Southern action at the Crosse Road railroad crossing. You will see two westbound trains, an intermodal and a hotshot freight. Two diesel locomotives a Dash-9 and Dash-8 then emerged out of Fairline Yard and headed east but not before giving a great horn show.... Continue Reading →
A new steam locomotive has arrived on the railroad in the form of Nickel Plate Road #272. In real life, NKP 272 began life in 1918 at the ALCO Pittsburgh Works as Wheeling & Lake Erie 5102 in a brand new batch of USRA 0-8-0 switchers. When the Nickel Plate Road leased the Wheeling &... Continue Reading →