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1. 2-8-2 Steam Loco Illinois Central 1518 [ 26,294 ]
by: Frederick Boucher
2. Steam Locomotive Weathering [ 13,274 ]
by: Fred Boucher
3. 2-4-4T Steam Locomotive Rachel [ 12,685 ]
by: Frederick Boucher
4. Big Boy Cab Walk Through [ 10,278 ]
by: Fred Boucher
5. TrainFestival 2009 [ 9,194 ]
by: Fred Boucher
6. Nevada Northern Railway No. 40 [ 7,076 ]
by: Frederick Boucher
7. Building the BR52 Locomotive and Tender [ 6,844 ]
by: Leslie G Rogers
8. 2-10-4 Texas-Type, ATSF No. 5011 [ 6,840 ]
by: Frederick Boucher
9. 2-8-4 Berkshire, NKP 765 [ 5,582 ]
by: Fred Boucher
10. Woolwich, the Restoration [ 5,146 ]
by: Fred Boucher

Many modelers find representing the wear-and-tear as integral as the model itself. Steam locomotives present a variety of weathering options applicable to models of any metallic vehicle, air, land or marine subjects. >> READ MORE


Owosso, Michigan's Steam Railroading Institute hosted the largest gathering of live steam locomotives in a decade during a 4 day festival in July, 2009. >> READ MORE

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Dartmouth Steam Railway
by: Andy Brazier
The Dartmouth Steam Railway, formerly known as the Paignton and Dartmouth Steam Railway, is a 6.7-mile (10.8 km) heritage railway on the former Great Western Railway branch line between Paignton and Kingswear in Devon, England.   >> READ MORE

McCormick Railroad Park Mogul
by: Frederick Boucher
Arizona's McCormick-Stillman Railroad Park features a preserved 2-6-0 Mogul-type steam locomotive as a display.   >> READ MORE

NP 0-6-0
by: Randy Harvey
Randy Harvey [HARV] shot this walkaround of this North Pacific 0-6-0 yard goat at the Yellowstone County Museum.   >> READ MORE

2-10-4 Texas-Type, ATSF No. 5011
by: Frederick Boucher
Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe No. 5011 was the flagship of the 5011 class. This huge 2-10-4 "Texas" type locomotive is on display at the Museum of Transportation, St. Louis, MO, with the cab open to the public.   >> READ MORE

Erecting einer Einheitslok: Built BR 86
by: Leslie G Rogers
Les Rogers [LESROGERS] has been busy Down Under with another top-notch model build! Les carted a big Trumpeter 1/35 kit into his erecting hall and rolled out a marvelous DRG Class 86 BR86 Dampflokomotive!    >> READ MORE

2-4-4T Steam Locomotive Rachel
by: Frederick Boucher
Twelve minutes past four in the afternoon of 22 June, 2003, Vincent the engineer opened the throttle of this bantam steam locomotive to haul another train of excursionists into Doe River Gorge to Pardee Point. This began my first steam loco operations.   >> READ MORE

Nevada Northern Railway No. 40
by: Frederick Boucher
Nevada Northern Railway No. 40, a 1910 Baldwin Ten-Wheeler ( 4-6-0), Ely, Nevada. This run along NN Ry's Keystone Route climbs around downtown Ely heading towards the mines, passing through curved tunnel No. 1, and through scenic Robinson Canyon.   >> READ MORE

2-8-4 Berkshire, NKP 765
by: Fred Boucher
Nickel Plate Road 765 is an operating 2-8-4 Berkshire steam locomotive. This photo feature includes a cab tour taken in October, 2010.   >> READ MORE

Building the BR52 Locomotive and Tender
by: Leslie G Rogers
Ship builder Leslie G Rogers [Lesrogers] built the Trumpeter BR52 locomotive and tender into great model with an exceptional finish!   >> READ MORE

UP FEF 844
by: John Staehle
UP No. 844 visited Deming, NM and RRM member John Staehle [Johncpo] took these photos of the magnificent engine. John also kindly shares a history of the area.   >> READ MORE