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EAST BROAD TOP RAILROAD

Each year the EBT has a Spring and Fall "Spectacular" where numerous trains are operated with double heading and sometimes even triple heading engines.  I took my 2 1/2 year old son Joey to the Fall 1999 spectacular on October 9th and Joey took his first train ride on the EBT.  The photos below are taken from Video taken during this event. (Click on a thumbnail for a larger view)
 

EBT Fall Spectacular 1999
No 14 waits with her passenger train to depart the picnic grove.
No. 15 awaits her turn to go around the wye at Orbisonia.
15 & 17 pose side by side with the EBT shops in the background
15 & 17 blow thier whistles after 12 & 14 at the far right
All four engines laid on the whistles for a thunderous salute to 12:00 noon.
No. 15 shows off her freshly painted running gear
Centercab M-7 rests at Orbisonia
Motorcar M-1 awaits it daily trip at Orbisonia.
No 12 & 15 perpare to depart Orbisonia as viewed from the back of No 18's tender.
Joey (age 2.5) looks out at the action in the yard from his perch in the cab of No. 18.
No. 18 (Non-operational) was pulled outside and visitors were allowed to view the cab.
No 17  passes thru the station with a fixed freight train
A hopper and tank car in No 17's consist
The EBT wooden cabin takes up the rear
No 15 with a picnic train
No 15 with a picnic train
No 12 & 14 with a passenger train
No 17 with a mixed train
No 15 with a picnic train
Passenger train with No 14
No 14 with a passenger train
No 17 with a mixed freight
Motorcar M-1 trundles by on its rare run to the picnic grove.

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