Recent content by Steam-Driven is a free online Railroad Discussion Forum and Railroad Photo Gallery for railroaders, railfans, model railroaders and anyone else who is interested in railroads. We cover a wide variety of topics, including freight trains, passenger and commuter railroads, rail news and information, tourist railroads, railway museums and railroad history.

  1. Steam-Driven

    Comment by 'Steam-Driven' in media 'NEVADA NORTHERN'

    You haven't lost your touch, Chris! Just a beautiful image....
  2. Last Light, Lockyer

    Last Light, Lockyer

    Part-way now into the climb up the Main Range (Great Dividing Range), and lit by the last minutes of the 'golden light' before continuing the final ascent in the gathering gloom of nightfall.
  3. Slowing For Helidon

    Slowing For Helidon

    Late afternoon scene, as 1620 slows its train for a stop at the rural township of Helidon, at the base of the Main Range standing between 'The RangeLander' and its destination atop the Range at Toowoomba.
  4. No Stopping At Grandchester

    No Stopping At Grandchester

    Late on a perfect Summer's afternoon, recently refurbished English Electric Heritage Diesel 1620 (splendidly repainted in its original Queensland Government Railways blue & cream livery) hurries an Australian Railways Historical Society (Queensland Division) Excursion Tour Train through...
  5. Steam-Driven

    Comment by 'Steam-Driven' in media 'Yreka #19 in HDR'

    'A Landrock-Knight joint effort experiment.' A very successful outcome to your experiment...Great Image!
  6. Leaving Fairlight, Southland

    Leaving Fairlight, Southland

  7. Nearing Kingston (Otago)

    Nearing Kingston (Otago)

    Taken 2 Oct 2008, Nearing Kingston (Otago) New Zealand (South Island)...'The Kingston Flyer'
  8. Round the 'Angle

    Round the 'Angle

  9. Across The Plain

    Across The Plain

  10. Servicing Time

    Servicing Time

  11. Heritage


  12. Pause at Fairlight

    Pause at Fairlight

  13. Riding, In Style

    Riding, In Style

    When next you travel DownUnder, do not miss this gem...Travelling Premier Class on the West Coast Wilderness Railway...Fine Tasmanian Wines & Cheeses, as you ride for hours through the wild, pristine wilderness of the remotest region of Australia's Island State...Not sure it gets a whole lot...
  14. Dual-Gauge Diamond

    Dual-Gauge Diamond

    Something a little out of the ordinary...Looking south to the Border Station of Wallan-garra (literally built with the platforms straddling the state border between Queensland and New South Wales, Australia.) The diamond also a little unusual, utilising 2 rail gauges...The line to the left 4' 8...
  15. Cross At Murphy's Creek

    Cross At Murphy's Creek

    A pair of Clyde/GM GL18C Branch-liners head the excursion train "The Winelander" through the passing loop at Murphy's Creek, at the foot of The Great Dividing Range, around 60 Miles West of Brisbane, SE Queensland. 3.29PM, Sunday 16 July 2006 is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to - An online railroad bookstore featuring a curated selection of new and used railroad books. Railroad pictorials, railroad history, steam locomotives, passenger trains, modern railroading. Hundreds of titles available, most at discount prices! We also have a video and children's book section. - An online model railroad bookstore featuring a curated selection of new and used books. Layout design, track plans, scenery and structure building, wiring, DCC, Tinplate, Toy Trains, Price Guides and more.

Affiliate Disclosure: We may receive a commision from some of the links and ads shown on this website (Learn More Here)