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Groveton Paper #7, Switching at Steamtown

Groveton Paper #7, Switching at Steamtown

Whether it was about sourcing raw materials or transporting finished…

Bullard Company #2, She’s Incredibly Small!

Bullard Company #2, She’s Incredibly Small!

Much the content at SteamGiants.com leans towards larger locomotives –…

Rahway Valley #15, Big Loco on Small Railroads

Rahway Valley #15, Big Loco on Small Railroads

While many railfans are drawn to larger, Class 1, railroads,…

Reading #2101, Rambling Memories at the B&O Museum

Reading #2101, Rambling Memories at the B&O Museum

In the mid 1940s, the Reading Railroad wanted to add…

Nickel Plate #759, A Berkshire at Steamtown

Nickel Plate #759, A Berkshire at Steamtown

When Lima Locomotive Works introduced the Berkshire locomotive, it was…

C&NW #1385, Steaming Again Soon?

C&NW #1385, Steaming Again Soon?

Like many successful railroads, the Chicago & North Western (C&NW)…

Reading #2124, Rambling at Steamtown

Reading #2124, Rambling at Steamtown

The roster of steam locomotives at the Steamtown National Historical…

Union Pacific #4012, Big Boy at Steamtown
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Union Pacific #4012, Big Boy at Steamtown

While the Steamtown National Historical Site has several eye-catching locomotives,…

Illinois Central #790, Restoration Candidate?

Illinois Central #790, Restoration Candidate?

Although Illinois Central (IC) #790 spent the majority of her…