Pentrex traveled the country in 1989, capturing the railroading highlights. The result is two-hours filled with great steam and diesel action. Featured on this DVD:
Santa Fe Warbonnets: One of the most famous paint schemes of all time was brought back to the rails after almost 20 years to mark the introduction of Santa Fe’s Super Fleet. See an old favorite paint scheme on new diesels.
Norfolk & Western 611: Heading up the Bluegrass Railroad Museum’s annual Fall trip, the 611 powers it’s train along the Southern’s Rathole Division.
The Napa Valley Wine Train: Two Alco FPA-4 units head this elegant burgundy, gold, and green dinner train on its 36-mile route through California’s beautiful Napa Valley.
Norfolk & Western 1218: Follow N&W’s Class A 1218 on its May, 1989 excursion from Richmond to Roanoke, West Virginia.
CSX F-Units: The New River Train, led by an AB set of F-units, departs Huntington, West Virginia and travels through the glorious New River Gorge.
Cuyahoga Valley Line: Follow former Grand Trunk Mikado #4070 on this Ohio excursion line. The Alco 2-8-2 and its 10-car train look fantastic!
Trailer Train: A special Santa Fe train carrying trailers and containers on almost every type of car produced by Trailer Train traveled to Cajon Pass for a special photo shoot.
NKP 765: Travel with Nickel Plate 765 as it leads a small train from Ohio to West Virginia. The 2-8-4 had its share of disappointments in 1989 but this trip looks great!
Western Allegheny F-units: Watch as ABA F-units haul coal on the Western Allegheny Division of the Bessemer & Lake Erie Railroad, 45 miles northeast of Pittsburgh.