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Steam Locomotives

This page provides a guide to steam locomotive history and active steam locomotives worldwide, including preserved steam engines in operation, on display, and undergoing restoration.

Locomotive Records - Guide to the earliest, largest, and most powerful steam locomotives ever built
SteamPhotos.com by Christopher Muller - Thousands of photos of North American steam locomotives in a variety of scenic settings, plus prints, gifts, and train calendars for sale
Yard Goat Images - DVDs featuring the beauty and sound of a wide variety of today’s North American steam locomotives in action - mainline excursions, museums, and events

21st Century Steam - Partnership between Norfolk Southern and Tennessee Valley Railroad Museum to preserve and operate three steam locomotives based in Chattanooga (see also 21st Century Steam Excursion Schedule)

2857 Society - Preserves Great Western Railway heavy goods steam locomotive No. 2857, principally for active use on the Severn Valley Railway in the UK

3716 Consolidation Steam Locomotive - Photos and a short history of the 3716, a 2-8-0 Consolidation that serves as a backup for the Royal Hudson 2860

5AT Advanced Steam Locomotive Project - New steam locomotive design, incorporating the latest proven steam locomotive technology, for hauling main line steam charter and railcruise trains

6023 King Edward II Project - Restoring Great Western Railway heavy express steam locomotive No. 6023 at Didcot Railway Centre, Oxfordshire, UK

6024 Preservation Society - Dedicated to the restoration, maintenance, and operation of Great Western Railway King Class 4-6-0 steam locomotive

6880 Betton Grange Society - Recreating a Great Western Grange class steam locomotive at the Llangollen Railway in Denbighshire, UK

707 Operations - Operates mainline steam excursions in Australia with steam locomotive R 707

73082 Camelot Locomotive Society - Preserved British Railways Standard Class Five locomotive based on the Bluebell Railway in Sussex, UK

A1 Steam Locomotive Trust - Plans to build and operate a Peppercorn class A1 Pacific steam locomotive for use on mainline and preserved railways in the UK

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Age of Steam Roundhouse - Roundhouse built in 2010 to house Jerry Joe Jacobson's (former Ohio Central) steam locomotives; Sugarcreek, Ohio

All About Steam - Photos of steam locomotives in operation throughout Europe and Asia

All-Pro Services Ltd - Provides boiler fabrication, welding, rivet work, and related services for steam locomotive restoration; Port Coquitlam, British Columbia, Canada

Allegheny Type Steam Locomotive - History, specifications, and photos of the Chesapeake & Ohio's 2-6-6-6 Allegheny class steam locomotives built by Lima Locomotive Works

American Steam Railroad Preservation Association - Nonprofit educational organization dedicated to preserving, displaying, and operating historic railroad equipment, including Frisco steam locomotive # 1352

Anderson Tube Co. - Distributor of pressure tubing for steam locomotive boilers; Hatfield, Pennsylvania

Animated Engines - Animated illustrations that explain the inner workings of steam engines

Arizona Mechanical Engineering - Provides technical services for the restoration, operation, and repair of steam locomotives, historic boilers, and machinery

ARMF - Restores steam and vintage diesel locomotives for operation throughout Spain

Association 141R 420 - Preserves French steam locomotive 141R 420

Atlantic Coast Line Railroad Class R-1 4-8-4s - History of ACL's 1800 series steam locomotives, built by Baldwin in 1938

Australian Steam - Photo guide to the nearly 600 surviving Australian steam locomotives, including their location and status

Baldwin-Steam - Restoring century-old New Zealand Baldwin steam locomotives Wb 292, Wb 299, and Wd 356

Battle of Britain Locomotive Society - Operates the restored Bulleid Pacific steam locomotive #34081 '92 Squadron'

Berkshires & Kanawhas - History, specifications, and rosters of the 2-8-4 steam locomotives built by ALCO, Baldwin, and Lima

Biofuel Trains - Information about the use of wood and biofuel fired steam trains for efficient transportation

Boston & Maine 3713 - Tracks the restoration of Boston & Maine 4-6-2 steam locomotive #3713, a partnership between the Lackawanna & Wyoming Valley Rwy Historical Society and Steamtown National Historic Site

Boston & Maine 494 Restoration Project - History, specifications, and photos of the B&M 4-4-0 steam locomotive

Carson & Colorado Railway - Non-profit dedicated to the restoration and operation of Southern Pacific narrow gauge locomotive #18

CB&Q RR Class Diagrams - Schematic non-scale drawings of Chicago Burlington and Quincy Railroad steam locomotives and waycars

Central Railroad of New Jersey Project 113 - Restoration of a CNJ 0-6-0 steam locomotive in Minersville, Pennsylvania

Challenger Type Steam Locomotive - History, rosters, and specifications of the 4-6-6-4 steam locomotives built by ALCO and Baldwin

Christopher Muller's SteamPhotos.com - Railroad photography featuring mainline steam locomotives, tourist railroads, and museums throughout North America

Climax Locomotives - Preserving the history of the Climax Patent Geared Locomotive, with survivors list, drawings, photos, roster, and more

Coalition for Sustainable Rail (CSR) - Combined effort of the University of Minnesota and Sustainable Rail International (SRI) to refine solid biofuel technologies for use in the world's first carbon-neutral higher speed locomotive

Cotswold Steam Preservation - Dedicated to the restoration of steam locomotive GWR 28XX Class 2-8-0 No. 2807

D&RGW 315 on the Cumbres & Toltec - Photos of Rio Grande steam locomotive No. 315 (restored 2007) on the Cumbres & Toltec Scenic Railroad in Colorado and New Mexico

D&RGW 315 on the Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad - Scenic photos of Rio Grande steam locomotive No. 315 leading freight and passenger trains in Colorado

Dinmore Manor Locomotive Limited - Owners of steam locomotives 7820 and 3850 which regularly operate on the West Somerset Railway in Somerset, UK

DLM AG - Builds modern steam locomotives in Switzerland

Duke of Gloucester Steam Locomotive Trust Limited - Preserves BR Class 8 Pacific steam locomotive No 71000 for mainline excursions in the UK

Durango Railroad Historical Society 315 - Formed to restore D&RGW Consolidation steam locomotive #315 to operating condition (completed 2007), and to preserve the history of railroading in Colorado

Eastleigh Railway Preservation Society - Locomotive preservation society that owns and operates Southern Railway (UK) S15 class 4-6-0 #828 and overhauling #850 "Lord Nelson"

Erlestoke Manor Fund - Preserves Great Western steam locomotives 7802 Bradley Manor and 7812 Erlestoke Manor

Eureka & Palisade #4 Photos - Scenic photos of an 1875 narrow gauge wood-burning steam locomotive pulling passenger trains in Colorado

Extreme Steam - Historical information and photos of unusual steam locomotives worldwide

FarRail Tours - Worldwide railfan tours to the last active steam locomotives in the world

Fire Up 611 - Campaign of the Virginia Museum of Transportation to restore and operate a Norfolk & Western Class J steam locomotive

Fitz's Railfan Page - Photos of mainline steam events by Jim Fitzgerald

Flagg Coal Company 75 - Saddle tank steam locomotive travels to tourist railroads nationwide

Flying Scotsman Association - Promotes interest in the history, documentation, photography, restoration, preservation, and operation of the legendary steam locomotive Flying Scotsman No. 4472/60103

Footplate Days and Ways Ltd - Steam locomotive operations training by a former British Rail engineer and fireman; East Sussex, UK

Fort Wayne Railroad Historical Society - Operates Nickel Plate Road Berkshire-class steam locomotive No. 765 from New Haven, Indiana

French Compound Locomotives - Photos and technical information about French steam locomotives

Friends of 169 - Restoring Denver & Rio Grande steam locomotive #169 in Alamosa, Colorado

Friends of Locomotive 4930 Hagley Hall - Independent group based on the UK's Severn Valley Railway, aiming to raise funds to restore ex-GWR 4-6-0 No. 4930

Friends of OR&N 197 - Restoring Oregon Railway & Navigation Co. 4-6-2 Pacific steam locomotive #197 at Brooklyn Roundhouse in southeast Portland, Oregon

Frisco 1522 - Photos and information about St. Louis - San Francisco Railway (Frisco) 4-8-2 Mountain type steam locomotive No. 1522, now on display at the Museum of Transportation in St. Louis, Missouri

Furness Railway Trust - Owners of Britain's oldest working standard gauge steam locomotive, Furness Railway No. 20, located at the Lakeside & Haverthwaite Railway in Cumbria, UK

Geared Steam Locomotive Works - Preserving and promoting information on North American built geared steam locomotives including Shay, Heisler, Climax, Byers, Gilbert, Dunkirk, Willamette, Davenport, Baldwin, Bell, and more

Geoff's Trains - Luxury train travel and heritage steam train tours to Wales, England, Scotland, Zimbabwe, South Africa, and China

German Steam Locomotive Performance - History of the fatest steam locomotives in Germany and throughout Europe and North America

Girdlestone & Associates - Designs and manufactures two foot gauge steam locomotives, mechanical lubricators, rail and track parts, and more; Umtentweni, South Africa

Golden Gate Railroad Museum 2472 Steam - Southern Pacific 4-6-2 No. 2472 operates specials on the Niles Canyon Railway in Sunol, California

Golden Spike Chapter, RLHS - Aims to restore D&RGW narrow gauge C16 steam locomotive #223; Ogden, Utah

Good Old Rail - Photos and history of Japanese steam locomotives

Great Western Pannier Tank 3650 - Photo log tracking the restoration of GWR steam locomotive No. 3650

GreenLoco.com: 3ATGL Locomotive Project - Designing and building a Class 3ATGL modern high performance 0-4-2T steam locomotive to operate on 7-1/2" gauge track

GWR 3862 - Photos, history, and preservation efforts of Great Western 2-8-0 steam locomotive No. 3862

GWR 7202 and 3822 - History, preservation, and photos of Great Western Railway heavy freight steam engines 2-8-2T No. 7202 and 2-8-0 No. 3822, now owned by the Great Western Society and based at Didcot Railway Centre, Oxfordshire, UK

GWR 7202 Boiler Restoration - Dedicated to the restoration of GWR 72xx class steam locomotive No 7202's boiler

Heritage Steam Archive - CD sound recordings of British preserved steam locomotives

Historic Machinery Services Corporation (HMS) - Provides repair, restoration, and conservation services to railroads and museums specializing in steam locomotives

Historic Transport Preservation, Inc - Organizes steam train charters throughout North America, including both mainline excursions and photo charters

How a Steam Engine Works - Explains the basic of steam locomotives including boiler, firebox, pistons, cylinders, cranks, and valve gear

Hudson Type Steam Locomotive - History, rosters, specifications, and photos of the 4-6-4 steam locomotives built by ALCO, Baldwin, and Montreal Locomotive Works

Indian Steam Locomotives - Photos and history of steam operations in India

Indonesia Steam - Extensive collection of trip reports and photos of steam railways in Indonesia

Interlok Bahnconsulting - Steam locomotive and rolling stock repair services for tourist railroads; Berlin, Germany

International Association for the Advancement of Steam Power (IAASP) - Promotes new applications for steam power

International Working Steam Locomotives - Extensive index of working steam locomotives by country with photos, trip reports, and information of steam operations and tours in Asia, Africa, Europe, North America, and South America

Iron Horse Enterprises - Owns Chesapeake & Ohio (C&O) steam locomotive #614

Jomico - Sells coal for steam locomotives; St. Louis, Missouri

Kingfisher Railtours - Offers steam hauled excursions throughout Britain including the Dalesman trains on the historic Settle & Carlisle line and the Cumbrian Coast Fellsman between Carnforth and Ravenglass

Kinlet Hall 4936 Steam Locomotive - British steam locomotive chartered by a number of railtour companies for excursion trains

Lackawanna 565 Restoration Project - Aims to cosmetically restore Lackawanna 2-6-0 Mogul type steam locomotive 565, stored at Steamtown National Historic Site in Scranton, Pennsylvania

Last Run of the N&W 611 - Photos and information about Norfolk Southern's last steam excursion

Lerro Productions - Organizes photo charters with both tourist railroads and mainline steam in North America, with an emphasis on props, antique cars, actors, and night photography

Locomotive Performance - British locomotive performance details from 1954 onwards including diesel, electric, and mainline steam, plus trainspotting notes and photos

Lost Engines of Roanoke - Photos and information about the four steam engines at the Virginia Scrap Iron and Metal Company yard on South Jefferson Street in Roanoke, Virginia

Mainline Steam Tours - Devoted to the restoration and operation of historic mainline steam locomotives thoroughout New Zealand

Mallets in the Tall Timber - History and rosters of the Baldwin Mallet steam locomotives used on North American logging railroads

Martyn Bane's Steam & Travel Pages - Extensive news about modern steam locomotive designs and advancements worldwide

MD Whistles, LLC - Produces new steam whistles from steel, cast iron, and bronze

Meiningen Locomotive Works - German firm performs maintenance of steam locomotives of every gauge

Mid-Continent Steam Team Headquarters - Updates on the restoration of Chicago & North Western 1385, Western Coal & Coke 1, and Polson Logging Company 2 steam locomotives at the Mid-Continent Railway Museum in North Freedom, Wisconsin

Mikado Type Steam Locomotive - History, rosters, and specifications of the 2-8-2 steam locomotives built by ALCO, Baldwin, and Lima

Milwaukee Road 261 along the Mississippi River - Photos of Milwaukee Road 4-8-4 No. 261 with passenger excursions from Minneapolis to Winona, La Crescent, and La Crosse

Milwaukee Road 261 on the TC&W - Photos of Milwaukee Road 4-8-4 No. 261 with a freight train and Hiawatha passenger train on the Twin Cities & Western Railroad west of Minneapolis, Minnesota

Modern Steam in Hauenstein - Proposed modern steam commuter train on the historic Hauenstein Line between Olten and Sissach in Switzerland

Mount Emily Shay #1 - Shay geared steam locomotive operates on excursions from Prineville, Oregon

Mountain Type Steam Locomotive - History, rosters, specifications, and photos of the 4-8-2 steam locomotives built by ALCO and Baldwin

Multipower International - American supplier of Chinese-made steam and diesel locomotives, parts, and accessories worldwide

N Generation Steam - Collection of research about next generation steam locomotives

New Hope Valley Railway Steam Engine 17 - Photos and history of the Vulcan 0-4-0T steam locomotive designated number 17 at the New Hope Valley Railway and North Carolina Railroad Museum in Bonsal, North Carolina

New Mexico Steam Locomotive & Railroad Historical Society - Restoring Santa Fe 4-8-4 #2926 in Albuquerque, New Mexico

New Zealand Geared Locomotives - History of geared steam locomotives designed and built for New Zealand's logging railways

Nickel Plate 765 on Rockville Bridge - Photos of the 2-8-4 Berkshire steam locomotive crossing Rockville Bridge over the Susquehanna River at Harrisburg, Pennsylvania

Nickel Plate 765 Photos - Scenic photos of Nickel Plate 2-8-4 No. 765 with passenger and freight trains on the Chesapeake & Indiana Railroad

NKP 765 & PM 1225 Photography - Photos of two steam locomotives, Nickel Plate 2-8-4 No. 765 and Pere Marquette 2-8-4 No. 1225, leading freight trains in southern Michigan

Norfolk Steam Loco - Restoring Hunslet 3193, an Austerity 0-6-0 saddle-tank steam locomotive built for the War Department in 1944 and currently based near Dereham in Norfolk, UK

North Eastern Locomotive Preservation Group - Owns four steam locomotives from the North East of England, including K1 class 62005, Q6 class 63395, J27 class 65894, and J72 class 69023

Northern Type Steam Locomotive - History, rosters, specifications, and photos of the 4-8-4 steam locomotives built by ALCO, Baldwin, and Lima

Northwest Indiana Railroad Preservation Society - Dedicated to the restoration and future operation of Nickel Plate Road 624 steam locomotive

Nunney Castle Support Group - Operates mainline steam excursions in the UK with Great Western Railway Castle Class 4-6-0 No. 5029

Pacific Type Steam Locomotive - History, rosters, specifications, and photos of the 4-6-2 steam locomotives built by ALCO, Baldwin, and Lima

Pacific Vapeur Club - Preserves French steam locomotive 231 G 558

Pennsylvania Railroad (PRR) T1 Steam Locomotive Trust - Non-profit aims to build a T1 class steam locomotive for mainline operation

Pennsylvania Railroad K4s Class Pacific - Photos of all 425 PRR K4 class locomotives

Pere Marquette 1225 - 2-8-4 Berkshire type steam locomotive leads excursiona at the Steam Railroading Institute in Owosso, Michigan

Pere Marquette 1225 Photos - Winter photos of Pere Marquette 2-8-4 steam locomotive #1225 with a freight train on the Great Lakes Central Railroad in southern Michigan

Pitchford Hall Engine Society - Operates mainline excursions in the UK with ex-GWR steam locomotive 4953 Pitchford Hall

Porta Treatment - UK provider of boiler water treatment for steam locomotives

Preserved Steam Locomotives in Spain - Photos and history of steam locomitives in Spain

Preston Services - UK provider of steam engines, spares, fittings, injectors, whistles, lubricators, and valves

Princess Royal Class Locomotive Trust - Mainline steam excursions and rail tours in the UK

Project 6029 - Aims to restore steam locomotive 6029, built in 1953 for the NSW Government Railways in Australia

Project 62 - Owners of Yugoslavian built USA type 0-6-0 tank steam locomotive 30075 which operates on the UK's Mid-Hants Railway - The Watercress Line

QJ - Country - China steam railway news, hundreds of trip reports, route information, locomotive list, and travel tips

RailDriver Cyclopedias - Thousands of pages of text, reference tables, illustrations, schematics, and photographs on CD ROM for browsing, searching, scaling, and printing by modelers or historians

Railroad Artifact Preservation Society - Established to protect, restore, preserve, and display AT&SF steam locomotive number 5000, currently in Amarillo, Texas

Railroading Heritage of Midwest America - Operates Milwaukee Road steam locomotive #261 on excursions and charters, and owns a fleet of private passenger cars available for tours/charters on Amtrak; Minneapolis, Minnesota

Railway Preservation News Interchange - Discussion board of railway preservation and steam locomotive operation

Reading T-1 Steam Locomotives - History, photos, and specifications of the Reading Railroad's 30 T-1 class steam locomotives

Restore 2124! - An open petition to Steamtown NHS to restore the Reading Railroad T-1 class steam locomotive

Rgusrail.com - Online reproductions of steam locomotive manuals and other rail books, plus steam and freight rail photography

Richard Leonard's Rail Archive - Photos and commentary about steam locomotives operating in the 1950s on North American railroads including the CB&Q, CPR, GTW, IC, NKP, NYC, and UP

Right Away! Railway Recordings - Australia steam and diesel train sound clips and audio CDs

Riley & Son (E) Ltd - Steam and diesel locomotive overhaul and repair, and steam locomotives available for private charters; Bury, UK

Rocky Mountain Rail Society - Organization of volunteers dedicated to the preservation of Canadian National Railway steam locomotive 6060, known as The Spirit of Alberta

Royal Hudson 2860 Unofficial Homepage - History, photos, roster, specs, and excursion info for the Royal Hudson steam locomotive

San Bernardino Railroad Historical Society - Home of Santa Fe steam locomotive #3751 in San Bernardino, California

Santa Cruz Portland Cement Co. 2 - 1909 Porter-built steam locomotive operates for special events at railroads across the USA

Sharpo's World - Over 12,000 photos of the Severn Valley Railway and other steam railways in the UK

Shay Locomotives.com - History and specifications of all 2768 Shay locomotive built by the Lima Locomotive Works from 1887 to 1945

Sir Nigel Gresley Locomotive Preservation Trust - The owners and operators of Gresley Class A4 "Sir Nigel Gresley"

SNCF 141R840 - Excursions with French steam locomotive 141R 840

Soo Line 1003 Photos - Scenic fall photos of Soo Line 2-8-2 No. 1003 leading a freight train on the Wisconsin & Southern Railroad

Southern 630 Steam Photos - Photos of Southern 2-8-0 #630 at the North Carolina Transportation Museum and leading a Norfolk Southern steam special in North Carolina & Virginia

Southern Pacific Cab Forward - History, roster, and photos of the SP's unique steam locomotive design with the cab at the front of the engine

Southern Pacific Daylight 4449 - Maintains and operates the SP 4-8-4 steam locomotive, restored in 1975 to lead the American Freedom Train tour of all 48 contiguous states

Southern Pacific Daylight 4449 Photos - Photos of SP Daylight 4449 on a cross-country excursion from Portland, Oregon to Owosso, Michigan (TrainFestival 2009) and return, featuring scenic locations in the Columbia River Gorge, Glacier National Park, Great Plains, and more

Southern Railway Locomotive 154 - Restoration of a 2-8-0 ALCO steam locomotive by the Gulf & Ohio Railways

Spokane, Portland and Seattle (SP&S) 700 - News, photos, history, and operating schedule of the third largest operating steam locomotive in North America, owned by the City of Portland Oregon

Stanier 8F Locomotive Society Limited - Preserves steam locomotive 48773 (LMS 8233) for excursions on the Severn Valley Railway and throughout the UK

Stanier Mogul Fund - Preserves British steam locomotive No. 42968 for excursions on the Severn Valley Railway and throughout the UK

Steam & Engine of Australia - Information about steam engines, internal combustion engines, and model engineering

Steam Engine 141 R 1199 - History, photos, and excursions with French steam locomotive 141 R 1199

Steam Engine 5519 Homepage - Homepage of the Luxembourg steam engine 5519

Steam in Africa - Covers the prospects for working and near-working steam in Africa, as well as highlighting some preserved steam locomotives and relics

Steam in Asia - Covers the prospects for working and near-working steam in Asia, as well as highlighting some preserved steam locomotives and relics

Steam in China - Discuss active steam in China

Steam in Europe - Covers the prospects for working and near-working steam in Europe, as well as highlighting some preserved steam locomotives and relics

Steam in the Americas - Covers the prospects for working and near-working steam in the Americas, as well as highlighting some preserved steam locomotives and relics

Steam in the World - Steam train photos from Asia, Europe, Africa, and South America

Steam Incorporated - Dedicated to the restoration to full working order of ex-New Zealand Government Railways locomotives and rolling stock for operation on the Tranz Rail-owned railway lines of New Zealand

Steam Loco Design - Provides engineering design for steam locomotives and railway rolling stock

Steam Locomotive 241P 17 - Photos, history, and excursions with French steam locomotive 241P 17 (site in French only)

Steam Locomotive Builders - History of the three major North American steam locomotive builders - American Locomotive Company (ALCO), Baldwin Locomotive Works, and Lima Locomotive Works

Steam Locomotive Heritage Association - Preserves and operates a 1913 2-8-2 steam locomotive for special excursions, primarily on the Wisconsin & Southern Railroad

Steam Locomotive Photo Gallery - Norfolk and Western steam locomotive photos by Kipp Teague

Steam Locomotive Records & Statistics - Guide to the earliest, largest, and most powerful steam locomotives ever built in the USA and worldwide

Steam Locomotives on YouTube - Guide to dozens of the best YouTube channels featuring vintage and contemporary steam train videos

Steam Operations Corporation - Provides the restoration, rebuilding, and preservation of steam locomotives, turntables, and other historic railroad equipment

Steam Railroading Institute - Railroad museum features interactive exhibits and operates two steam locomotives - Pere Marquette 2-8-4 1225 and Flagg Coal Company 0-4-0 75; Owosso, Michigan (operated by the Michigan State Trust for Railway Preservation)

Steam Railway Photographs - Photos of steam railways in China, Cuba, Zimbabwe, Germany, and Poland

Steam Recreations - Organizes photo charters recreating past railway scenes with steam locomotives throughout the UK

Steam Safari - Series of virtual railway adventures on the preserved steam railroads of Europe and North America; many include links to further reading and resources both on and off the Web

Steam Services of America - Steam locomotive inspections, training, engineering, rebuilding, restoration, and operations services for tourist railroads throughout the USA

Steam Tech - Exchange of information about steam locomotives, especially from the technical perspective

Steam Train Galleries UK - Photos of preserved railways, special steam trains and locomotives, steam galas, and steam in the 1960s

Steam Trains and Tractors - Photos and DVDs of recent North American steam excursions, including Milwaukee Road 261, Soo Line 1003, UP 844, CP 2816, Chinese QJs, SP&S 700, SP 4449, and more

Steam Trains in Wolsztyn - Photos and history of steam trains in Poland

Steam Whistles - Photos and sounds of steam whistles

SteamCad - AutoCad line drawings of some of the most popular steam locomotives in the US

SteamCentral - Steam railroading blog by John Craft

SteamLocomotive.com - Extensive guide to surviving steam locomotives in North America, including engines presently operating and under restoration

SteamLocomotive.Info - Photos and specifications of 4000+ steam locomotives worldwide

SteamPhotos.com Railroad Photography - Thousands of photos of North American steam locomotives in a variety of scenic settings, plus prints, gifts, and calendars for sale

SteamPower.com - Research in the latest applications of modern steam technology

Steamsounds - Steam locomotive sound clip downloads and audio CDs

Structure and Technology of the Steam Engine - Technical details and diagrams of steam locomotive design, with a focus on German steam engines

Suriname Steam - Photos and history of steam trains in the northern South American country of Suriname

Surviving Steam Photo Archive - Current photos of surviving steam locomotives around the country with an emphasis on "park engines" displayed outdoors in city parks

Surviving World Steam Locomotives - Electronic field guide to surviving steam locomotives

SY-Country - China steam railway news, hundreds of trip reports, route information, locomotive list, and travel tips

Terrier Trust - Preserves 0-6-0 tank steam locomotives built by the London Brighton & South Coast Railway (LB&SCR) between 1872 and 1880

Texas Type Steam Locomotive - History, rosters, specifications, and photos of the 2-10-4 steam locomotives built by ALCO, Baldwin, Lima, and Montreal Locomotive Works

The 73156 Standard 5 Group - Supports the Bolton Steam Locomotive Co. Ltd. in the restoration of 73156, a British Railways standard class 5MT 4-6-0 steam locomotive

The 82045 Locomotive Fund - Building the next member of the extinct Riddles 3MT 2-6-2 82000 tank class locomotive

The 92212 Locomotive Company Ltd - Preserves British steam locomotive No. 92212 for excursions on the Great Central Railway and throughout the UK

Train Festival 2009 & 2014 - Photo gallery of the steam railroading festivals in Owosso, Michigan, featuring SP Daylight 4449, Nickel Plate 765, Pere Marquette 1225, and others

Train Movies - Guide to the steam locomotives and other railroad equipment filmed in Hollywood movies

Train Wrecks - Historical accounts of many of the worst train crashes involving steam locomotives

TrainFestival 2011 - Photos from a July 2011 railroad festival in Rock Island, Illinois, featuring excursions with two Chinese QJ steam locomotives and Nickel Plate 765

Trains Touristiques à Vapeur - Charters with French steam locomotive 141 TD 740

UKsteam Info - Schedule of UK mainline steam-hauled rail tours

Ultimate Steam Page, The - Steam development news, information on several notable steam designers still working today, and technical information about steam locomotive design

Uncommon Steam Locomotives - Photos and specifications of cab-forward and streamlined steam locomotives, as well as those with unique propulsion and boiler designs

Union Pacific Big Boys - History and photo archive of the 4-8-8-4 Big Boy steam locomotive, used by Union Pacific from 1941-1962

Union Pacific Class 4000 Big Boy - Photos and history of UP's 4-8-8-4 Big Boy steam locomotives

Union Pacific Steam Locomotive Shop - Schedule of mainline excursions with UP steam locomotives 844 and Challenger 3985

V&T Lyon - Full size replica wood-burning steam locomotive construction project by the Mason City Clear Lake Electrical Railroad Historical Society; Mason City, Iowa

Vintage Trains - Operates mainline steam train excursions throughout the UK

Wasatch Railroad Contractors - Offers steam locomotive boiler construction and repair capabilities to both standard gauge historic railroads and scale live steam groups of 7-1/4" gauge and larger

Washington State Steam Railroads and Locomotives - Photos and history of steam railroads in the state of Washington

Wolsztyn Experience - Patrons operate scheduled steam trains at mainline speeds from Wolsztyn, Poland

Yellowstone Type Steam Locomotive - History, rosters, specifications, and photos of the 2-8-8-4 steam locomotives built by ALCO, Baldwin, and Lima

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