Sunday, August 12, 2012

Saratoga And North Creek Railroad Inside and Out!

What's going on in North Creek and beyond!


(PHOTO: Bradley Peterson Jr.)
Saratoga And North Creek S-2, 821 gets some TLC in the North Creek Shop.


(PHOTO: Bradley Peterson Jr.)
Checking under the hood.

(PHOTO: Bradley Peterson Jr.)
Taking her out in the sunshine!

(PHOTO: Bradley Peterson Jr.)
The 821 takes a ride south the weekend of the 11th along with some friends.

(PHOTO: Bradley Peterson Jr.)
Due to a water-leak, the 821 needs some help getting back to North Creek.  Have no fear, the staff will have her out of the shop in no time!

Thursday, August 9, 2012

Saratoga And North Creek 1001

Here's how former UHRR 101 looked for her trip to Barton Mines.  All photos by Bradley Peterson Jr...


PHOTO: Bradley Peterson Jr.

PHOTO: Bradley Peterson Jr.

PHOTO: Bradley Peterson Jr.




Tuesday, August 7, 2012

Freight Returns To The Adirondacks


The Saratoga & North Creek Railroad is ready to announce that the line between North Creek and Barton Mines is ready to open.  A ceremony is planned for August 8th with SNC 52 pulling VIPs and Media up the line with UHRR open car 107 and SNC Caboose 101, now with fresh red paint.  The ultimate goal of course is running to Tahawus Mines...

Here are some shots of the test run made on Monday, August 6th with former ALCO Demonstrator Number 5.  All photos courtesy of Bradley Peterson Jr.

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(PHOTO: Bradley Peterson Jr.)
(PHOTO: Bradley Peterson Jr.)

(PHOTO: Bradley Peterson Jr.)

(PHOTO: Bradley Peterson Jr.)

(PHOTO: Bradley Peterson Jr.)


SNC 101 getting her new paint on July 26th. (PHOTO: Bradley Peterson Jr.)

The 101's interior.  (PHOTO: Bradley Peterson Jr.)


Fresh, painted trucks  (PHOTO: Bradley Peterson Jr.)


(PHOTO: Bradley Peterson Jr.)

What a beauty!!!  The new 101 posing at North Creek on July 31st.  New lettering to come!

(PHOTO: Bradley Peterson Jr.)

(PHOTO: Bradley Peterson Jr.)

What a great shot from North Creek!!!!