• An engineer inspects the running gear of a steam locomotive at Steamtown NHS

    Steamtown

    National Historic Site Pennsylvania

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  • "Hollywood Rides the Rails"

    Friday, July 25, 2014

    “Hollywood Rides the Rails,” a new exhibit at the park, takes a look at some train-themed movies and the stars that rode those trains! More

  • Train Excursion from Scranton to Tobyhanna and Return

    Saturday, July 26, 2014

    This 50-mile round-trip passenger excursion winds its way through beautiful Pocono Mountain woodlands to Tobyhanna, Pa. More

  • "Hollywood Rides the Rails"

    Saturday, July 26, 2014

    “Hollywood Rides the Rails,” a new exhibit at the park, takes a look at some train-themed movies and the stars that rode those trains! More

  • Train Excursion from Scranton to Cresco and Return

    Sunday, July 27, 2014

    Train Excursion from Scranton to Cresco and Return More

  • "Hollywood Rides the Rails"

    Sunday, July 27, 2014

    “Hollywood Rides the Rails,” a new exhibit at the park, takes a look at some train-themed movies and the stars that rode those trains! More

  • "Hollywood Rides the Rails"

    Monday, July 28, 2014

    “Hollywood Rides the Rails,” a new exhibit at the park, takes a look at some train-themed movies and the stars that rode those trains! More

  • "Hollywood Rides the Rails"

    Tuesday, July 29, 2014

    “Hollywood Rides the Rails,” a new exhibit at the park, takes a look at some train-themed movies and the stars that rode those trains! More

  • "Hollywood Rides the Rails"

    Wednesday, July 30, 2014

    “Hollywood Rides the Rails,” a new exhibit at the park, takes a look at some train-themed movies and the stars that rode those trains! More

  • "Hollywood Rides the Rails"

    Thursday, July 31, 2014

    “Hollywood Rides the Rails,” a new exhibit at the park, takes a look at some train-themed movies and the stars that rode those trains! More

  • "Hollywood Rides the Rails"

    Friday, August 1, 2014

    “Hollywood Rides the Rails,” a new exhibit at the park, takes a look at some train-themed movies and the stars that rode those trains! More

Did You Know?

This small steam locomotive has six wheels and has a water tank above the boiler.  It is called a 'saddle-tank' engine.

This E. J. Lavino & Company locomotive was originally owned by the Poland Springs Railroad, part of the Poland Springs water company of Maine. See this, and more than 20 other steam locomotives, at Steamtown National Historic Site. More...