November 6, 2012 - posted by David Lotz - 799 views - 0 comments - 0 likes
NdeM GA-8, No. 5416, switching cars in Mexico City's dual-gauge yard near the San Lazaro station on September 14, 1973. - Photo by the author.
by Peter Arnold
The photo of the Coahuilay and Zacatecas GA8's in the June...
October 30, 2012 - posted by David Lotz - 871 views - 0 comments - 1 like
by Denny Wertz
This photo of Western Maryland's 1206 was taken in Dunbar, Pennsylvania, in June of 1949. The appearance of 1206 in this photo explains why many found this a handsome class. - Photo is from the collection of Harold K. Vollrath.The righ...
October 14, 2012 - posted by David Lotz - 778 views - 0 comments - 0 likes
Rock Island RS-2 No. 452 re build works a local freigh t switching job on the Texas, Crawford & Prairie Railroad of the Houston Society of Model Engineers. - Photo by Doug GeigerBroadside view of Rock Island No. 452 showing modifications and detai...
October 11, 2012 - posted by David Lotz - 853 views - 0 comments - 0 likes
Model and photo by the author.
by Stan Harris
With the introduction of the Harriman type 4-6-0 HO locomotive construction kit, Model Die Casting, Inc. has provided the basis for a number of interesting Southern Pacific ...
September 19, 2012 - posted by David Lotz - 1,217 views - 0 comments - 0 likes
Southern Mikado Number 6623 in freight livery. - J. C. Paschall, Jr., collection.
by J. C. Paschall, Jr.
Much attention has been given to the colorful green and gold paint schemes of the Ps-4 locomotives and other steam...
September 18, 2012 - posted by David Lotz - 829 views - 0 comments - 1 like
Frisco U30B 846 as it appeared when ready for initial delivery. - General Electric photo.
by M. Keith Davidson
This is intended to be a basic guide in modeling the Frisco version of General Electric's U30B utilizing the...
June 28, 2012 - posted by David Lotz - 1,960 views - 0 comments - 0 likes
Spokane Portland & Seattle O-1 2-8-2 #506 at Portland Oregon in 1950. - Photo: Jim Morris Collection
By Skip Caswell
The Spokane, Portland and Seattle acquired thirteen 0-1 Class 2-8-2 Mikado engines from the Great ...
February 13, 2012 - posted by David Lotz - 1,259 views - 0 comments - 0 likes
Page 35: The following various photos of W.E.R. Engine L2 present the wide variety of interesting details on the prototype from the front headlight, tall smoke stack, handrails in contrasting paint, and the bell located just behind the headlight. Unde...
February 13, 2012 - posted by David Lotz - 1,296 views - 0 comments - 0 likes
Mt. Washington Cog Locomotive #1 pauses at the Summit. From an old postcard- Collection of P. Barney
by STEPHEN BOOTHROYD
In 1858, when Sylvester Marsh proposed building a railway to the summit of New Hampshire's...
January 20, 2012 - posted by David Lotz - 1,483 views - 0 comments - 0 likes
By MONTFORD L. SWITZER
Page 6: Monon #18 pauses under the coaling tower at Lafayete, Indiana in November 1946. W. A. Swartz photo. Monon #18, An Unique H 10-44 by Montford L. Switzer Page 7: The only external modification to #18 at the time of instal...