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Rio Grande: Snow Freight

Trains and Locomotives

Rio Grande: Snow Freight

Single and double-headed freight trains, powered by three different Mikado-type locomotives.

Single and double-headed freight trains, powered by three different Mikado-type locomotives.

Herron Rail: 4-4-0 American Standard

4-4-0 American Standard.

4-4-0 American Standard.

Herron Rail - Narrow Gage Glory

Narrow Gage Glory.

Narrow Gage Glory.

Plow Extras

Plow Extras - Exciting and historic snow plow runs in 1988 with vintage diesel power, plus a plow wreck!

Plow Extras - Exciting and historic snow plow runs in 1988 with vintage diesel power, plus a plow wreck!

Winter Thunder

In Winter Thunder, our coverage begins in the railroad's yard in Ridgeley, West Virginia. We watch as locomotive no. 734 steams up. Follow the crew as they work to free the locomotive from the frozen groud, and then enjoy the ride...

In Winter Thunder, our coverage begins in the railroad's yard in Ridgeley, West Virginia. We watch as locomotive no. 734 steams up. Follow the crew as they work to free the locomotive from the frozen groud, and then enjoy the ride...

Winter Daylight: 4449

Winter Daylight: 4449 - Over the Cascades to the Washington Centennial Winter Games.

Winter Daylight: 4449 - Over the Cascades to the Washington Centennial Winter Games.

Steam & Diesel - Penn RR: Vol. 2

Steam and Diesel on the Pennsylvania Railroad: Vol. 2.

Steam and Diesel on the Pennsylvania Railroad: Vol. 2.

The Magnificent GG-1

The Magnificent GG-1: The World's Most Famous Electric Locomotive.

The Magnificent GG-1: The World's Most Famous Electric Locomotive.

Illinois Central Steam Finale

Featuring ICRR steam 1950's -1960, plus ex-NKP 2-8-4 765 on P&L in 1992. Illinois Central steam power running in the 1950's in Illinois and Kentucky. You'll visit the Paducah area and other locations on the Kentucky Division.

Featuring ICRR steam 1950's -1960, plus ex-NKP 2-8-4 765 on P&L in 1992. Illinois Central steam power running in the 1950's in Illinois and Kentucky. You'll visit the Paducah area and other locations on the Kentucky Division.

Canadian Steam - Vol. 1

Don Krofta's CN & CPR steam in Ontario in 1958.

Don Krofta's CN & CPR steam in Ontario in 1958.

Union Pacific

Covers early streamliners from 1934-1940. Classic steam power in the 1930's & 1950's with 1950's scenes around the Council Bluffs-Omaha area and 1990's action of 4-8-4 844 and Challenger 3985. 844 is seen at St Louis in 1990.

Covers early streamliners from 1934-1940. Classic steam power in the 1930's & 1950's with 1950's scenes around the Council Bluffs-Omaha area and 1990's action of 4-8-4 844 and Challenger 3985. 844 is seen at St Louis in 1990.

Steam in Italy

Great scenic action of 2-8-0's and other steam in the rugged mountains of central Italy in 1997. Then return in 1998 to follow a vintage express 2-6-0 on a special photo passenger train in northern Italy.

Great scenic action of 2-8-0's and other steam in the rugged mountains of central Italy in 1997. Then return in 1998 to follow a vintage express 2-6-0 on a special photo passenger train in northern Italy.

Steam in the Czech Republic

Seven locomotives in the Ohre River Valley of the Blue Mountains in the Czech Republic.

Seven locomotives in the Ohre River Valley of the Blue Mountains in the Czech Republic.

The J and The Mountain

N&W J 611 and Frisco 1522 teamed up for the 1994 NRHS convention based at Atlanta, GA. Frisco 1522 leads off on it's run to Macon via ex-Central of Georgia trackage before N&W 611 joins her at Macon for a doubleheader run to Atlanta.

N&W J 611 and Frisco 1522 teamed up for the 1994 NRHS convention based at Atlanta, GA. Frisco 1522 leads off on it's run to Macon via ex-Central of Georgia trackage before N&W 611 joins her at Macon for a doubleheader run to Atlanta.

Selling Sunshine - The Florida Trains

Hosts Michael Gross and rail historian Peter A. Hansen trace the history of the Florida rail service from the late 19th century forward to the 21st century. They explore why railroads expanded to Florida.

Hosts Michael Gross and rail historian Peter A. Hansen trace the history of the Florida rail service from the late 19th century forward to the 21st century. They explore why railroads expanded to Florida.

Cuba - 1 Sugar Mill Steam

Visit 9 Cuban sugar mill railroads from 1986, when American steam locomotives were hauling the cane. The steam mills ran on Standard, 36", 34 1/2" and 30" gauge tracks with 2-6-0 and 2-8-0 steamers built by Baldwin, Alco and Vulcan.

Visit 9 Cuban sugar mill railroads from 1986, when American steam locomotives were hauling the cane. The steam mills ran on Standard, 36", 34 1/2" and 30" gauge tracks with 2-6-0 and 2-8-0 steamers built by Baldwin, Alco and Vulcan.

Chicago 1970

Between 1969-1971, many railroads were trying to get rid of passenger trains and/or merge with other lines. You'll see great views of BN (formerly CB&Q), MILWAUKEE ROAD, PENN CENTRAL, very early AMTRAK and more.

Between 1969-1971, many railroads were trying to get rid of passenger trains and/or merge with other lines. You'll see great views of BN (formerly CB&Q), MILWAUKEE ROAD, PENN CENTRAL, very early AMTRAK and more.

Herron Rail - Glory Machines: Vol 5

Highlights include Kansas City Union Station with ATSF, KCS, UP, MP, SLSF, trains arriving & departing, then St.Louis Union Station, Atlanta's Terminal Station with SR, SAL, A&WP steam power, Florida railroading with FEC, SAL, ACL/SCL trains.

Highlights include Kansas City Union Station with ATSF, KCS, UP, MP, SLSF, trains arriving & departing, then St.Louis Union Station, Atlanta's Terminal Station with SR, SAL, A&WP steam power, Florida railroading with FEC, SAL, ACL/SCL trains.

Herron Rail - Indiana Railroad

We take a trip to an Indiana Railroad.

We take a trip to an Indiana Railroad.

Steamfest II

Steamfest II - 2010.

Steamfest II - 2010.

Boston & Maine - Four Seasons

Boston and Maine in the Four Seasons.

Boston and Maine in the Four Seasons.

Herron Rail - Red Devil: Cincinnati / LakeErie

Red Devil: Cincinnati and Lake Erie Railroads.

Red Devil: Cincinnati and Lake Erie Railroads.

Rails To Rodeo / Colorado 50th

Rails to Rodeo / Colorado Railroad Museum 50th Anniversary.

Rails to Rodeo / Colorado Railroad Museum 50th Anniversary.

Steam & Diesel - Nickel Plate

Steam and Diesel on the Nickel Plate Road.

Steam and Diesel on the Nickel Plate Road.

Herron Rail - Prairie Rails: History of Granger

Prairie Rails: History of Granger.

Prairie Rails: History of Granger.

Herron Rail - German Mainline Steam

German Mainline Steam.

German Mainline Steam.

Herron Rail - Pocahontas Glory: Vol. 6

Pocahontas Glory.

Pocahontas Glory.

Herron Rail - Grand Canyon Steam Spectacular

Grand Canyon Steam Spectacular.

Grand Canyon Steam Spectacular.

Edaville Collection - Pt. 1

Edaville Collection - History of the Maine two-footers and regular service trains, on the Sandy River and Bridgton & Harrison Railroads, Part 1.

Edaville Collection - History of the Maine two-footers and regular service trains, on the Sandy River and Bridgton & Harrison Railroads, Part 1.

Erie Steam - Pt. 1 & 2

Erie Steam - Pt. 1 & 2.

Erie Steam - Pt. 1 & 2.

Herron Rail - Chinese Steam: Last Steam RR

Chinese Steam: Last Big Steam Railroad. The Jing-Peng Pass in Minchuria.

Chinese Steam: Last Big Steam Railroad. The Jing-Peng Pass in Minchuria.

The Schuykill Shifter

The Schuykill Shifter.

The Schuykill Shifter.

Doubleheader - Strasburg RR Steam Spectacular

Doubleheader - Strasburg RR Steam Spectacular: PRR 1223 and 7002 in Excursion Service.

Doubleheader - Strasburg RR Steam Spectacular: PRR 1223 and 7002 in Excursion Service.

Dreams Do Come True: Santa Fe RR Restore - Pacific 3415

Dreams Do Come True: The Restoration of Santa Fe Railroad Pacific Class 3415. A project of the Abilene & Smoky Valley Railroad.

Dreams Do Come True: The Restoration of Santa Fe Railroad Pacific Class 3415. A project of the Abilene & Smoky Valley Railroad.

Rails to Roanoke - 1987 Convention

Rails to Roanoke - Footage of the 1987 NRHS Convention.

Rails to Roanoke - Footage of the 1987 NRHS Convention.

New York and Long Branch

New York and Long Branch.

New York and Long Branch.

Blue Mountain Odyssey

Blue Mountain Odyssey.

Blue Mountain Odyssey.

Steamtown Main Line - History

Steamtown Main Line: Complete History of the Steamtown National Historic Site.

Steamtown Main Line: Complete History of the Steamtown National Historic Site.

Railfanning the Silverton

Railfanning the Silverton.

Railfanning the Silverton.

Chessie Safety Express

Chessie Safety Express.

Chessie Safety Express.

Great South African Steam Fest

The action-packed story of South Africa's epic celebration of the railroad steam locomotive in 1989 on the double-track main line across the rugged Karoo.

The action-packed story of South Africa's epic celebration of the railroad steam locomotive in 1989 on the double-track main line across the rugged Karoo.

Russian Steam: First Look

See six classes of steam hidden for decades behind the Iron Curtain.

See six classes of steam hidden for decades behind the Iron Curtain.

614 Encore

The 4-8-4 makes its final tour in 1981.

The 4-8-4 makes its final tour in 1981.

Potomac Eagle

A fascinating journey about a spectacular West Virginia train ride where eagles fly.

A fascinating journey about a spectacular West Virginia train ride where eagles fly.

Early Diesels Vol. 2

Several different types of early diesels and a variety of locations in the Western United States.

Several different types of early diesels and a variety of locations in the Western United States.

Steam Memories of Ontario

Enjoy the smaller classes of engines including wheel arrangement of the 4-6-0 and 2-8-0's and the 2-8-2 as well.

Enjoy the smaller classes of engines including wheel arrangement of the 4-6-0 and 2-8-0's and the 2-8-2 as well.

Prairie Rails

Prairie Rails has a variety of action of the Mainline and Branchline railroading in Canada.

Prairie Rails has a variety of action of the Mainline and Branchline railroading in Canada.

Great Steam Trains - Part 1

Railroad action from many steam engines that are not in operation today.

Railroad action from many steam engines that are not in operation today.

Reflections

Railroad scenes taken over a 17 year period from many subjects and places...shot from a certain point of view.

Railroad scenes taken over a 17 year period from many subjects and places...shot from a certain point of view.

First Train to Toltec

Exciting and unusual steam train action in the Colorado Rockies.

Exciting and unusual steam train action in the Colorado Rockies.