Survivors

Red, White and Blue 4449, Patriotic Steam in the Pacific Northwest

Red, White and Blue 4449, Patriotic Steam in the Pacific Northwest

Southern Pacific 4449 is one of the most famous steam…

McCloud River #19, a Return to Steam?

McCloud River #19, a Return to Steam?

Locomotive manufacturers love to celebrate production milestones, it’s a public…

AT&N #401, A Decapod at the Age of Steam Roundhouse

AT&N #401, A Decapod at the Age of Steam Roundhouse

When the first Decapod type steam locomotive design was introduced…

Another #6 at Cass Scenic Railroad

Another #6 at Cass Scenic Railroad

Cass Scenic Railroad rosters two locomotives numbered “6”. Both are…

Western Maryland #6, The Last Shay

Western Maryland #6, The Last Shay

Western Maryland Railway’s Chaffee Branch was windy and steep…and profitable….

Norfolk & Western #2156, Most Powerful Survivor

Norfolk & Western #2156, Most Powerful Survivor

When it comes to steam the Norfolk & Western (N&W)…

Texas & Pacific #610, Big Steam in the Lone Star State

Texas & Pacific #610, Big Steam in the Lone Star State

There is an old saying that ‘Everything is bigger in…

White Pass #192, The Dollywood Express Soldier

White Pass #192, The Dollywood Express Soldier

Dollywood in Pigeon Forge, Tennessee, has developed into a sprawling…