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Steam train events in US and Canada


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Photo of the week:

Original Bulleid Pacific 34051 "Winston Churchill" departed from the Mid Hants Railway yesterday, on her way to the National Railway Museum at York, following her extensive cosmetic restoration to mark the 50th anniversary of Winston Churchill's funeral. She is seen here en route from Ropley to Alresford before the start of the road trip to York. The locomotive will on special display at the NRM from January 30th until May 3, 2015.
Copyright © Richard Bentley 2015

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Latest Steam Train Diary updates January 21, 2015


February 6-8 and 13-15 - Ely NV, Winter Steam Photo Spectacular
February 14 - 15 - Durango CO, Winter Photographers' Special
May 15 - 17 - Cass WV, railfan weekend
September 26 - 27 - Durango CO, Fall Photographers' Special
October 23-24 - Chama NM, 'Chama Steam Fall Classic' triple header


Diary for 2015

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January 2015


January 13, 14 - Cumberland, MD: Lerro Productions photo specials with 2-8-0 #734.
For details - Lerro Productions


February 2015


February 6 - 8 - Ely NV: Winter Steam Photo Spectacular on Nevada Northern.
For details - Nevada Northern Railway

February 13 - 15 - Ely NV: Winter Steam Photo Spectacular on Nevada Northern.
For details - Nevada Northern Railway

February 14 - 15 - Durango CO: Durango & Silverton winter photographers special on Sunday. Night photo shoot on Saturday evening.
For details - D&S Winter Photographers' Special


March 2015


March 14 - Owosso MI: Pere Marquette 2-8-4 #1225 "Return to Clare" excursion from Owosso to Clare MI and return.
For details - Railyard Productions


April 2015



May 2015


May 15 - 17 - Cass, West Virginia: Cass Railfan Weekend including rare mileage trips between Spruce and Cheat Bridge.
For details - Cass Scenic Railroad and Durbin & Greenbrier Valley Railroad


June 2015



July 2015



August 2015


August 10 - 11 - Chama NM: Chama 'Railfan Days'. Photo freight event.
For details - Chama Steam


September 2015


September 3 - 10 - White Horse, Yukon Territory: charter trains on White Pass & Yukon including 2-8-0 #69 and 2-8-2 #73.
For details - White Pass and Yukon Charters

September 26 - 27 - Durango CO: Durango & Silverton fall photographers special on Sunday. Night photo shoot on Saturday evening.
For details - D&S Fall Photographers' Special


October 2015


October 23 - 24 - Chama NM: Chama Steam Fall Classic X 2015. Photo freight event. Night photo shoot on Friday. Triple-header to Cumbres, then two engines to Osier and return to Chama on Saturday.
For details - Chama Steam


November 2015



December 2015



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