Water post

The East Broad Top Railroad:
Orbisonia Yards


14 in morning
No. 14 backing off the turntable in morning light

14 going to train
No. 14 heading for her train

14 backing to train
No. 14 poses in front of the Orbisonia shops

15 in the yard
No. 15 waiting with a train of open excusion cars

M1
M1 waiting for a run during the 1998 Fall Spectacular

Doubleheader
No. 12 leads No. 14 on a Fall Spectacular doubleheader

No. 12 backing
No. 12, the smallest of the EBT Mikes, backs from the Orbisonia wye to the coal tipple

No. 12
No. 12 waits for orders at the southern end of the yard

14 nudging 12
No. 14 nudges No. 12 into the roundhouse in the late afternoon -- a sight rarely seen in the 90s

Blowing out 15
Another sight rarely seen -- and an impressive one:
Her engineer and fireman blow the remaining steam out of No. 15 after her last run of the season.
The deafening steam shot across the front of the enginehouse for well over a quarter of an hour.

Hoppers
A string of narrow-gauge hoppers sits on a siding by the car shops

Inspection
At the day's end, her engineer pulls No. 14 to a stop over the inspection pit

17 and 15
No. 17 and No. 15 at rest in their stalls

SHOP PHOTOS