The Mount Washington Cog Railway has eight operating locomotives (as of 2003). Each locomotive... The Mount Washington Cog Railway has eight operating locomotives (as of 2003). Each locomotive... The coaches are unheated and the windows are shut tight as we make our way back down the mountain.... The coaches are unheated and the windows are shut tight as we make our way back down the mountain.... While the ascending train takes on water descending trains are allowed to pass. In peak season... While the ascending train takes on water, descending trains are allowed to pass. In peak season,... Having just closed on the Portland house two days before I pried MUNI Guy away from the hardware... Having just closed on the Portland house two days before, I pried MUNI Guy away from the hardware... Image may be licensed under Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works 3.0... Image may be licensed under Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works 3.0... Each locomotive has two opposing drive axles fitted with cog wheels. These geared wheels mesh with... Each locomotive has two opposing drive axles fitted with cog wheels. These geared wheels mesh with... Mount Washington Cog Railway steam train negotiating a steep incline above a parking lot USA Prev... Mount Washington Cog Railway steam train negotiating a steep incline above a parking lot, USA Prev... Located at the summit is the Mount Washington Observatory . Staffed year round this weather... Located at the summit is the Mount Washington Observatory . Staffed year round, this weather... [ Up Prior Next ] The base station of the Mount Washington Cog Railway is not far from the Mount... [ Up | Prior | Next ] The base station of the Mount Washington Cog Railway is not far from the Mount... (image via ) The Schynige Platte Railway or Schynige Platte Bahn is another cog railway in... (image via ) The Schynige Platte Railway or Schynige Platte Bahn is another cog railway in... As we near the summit we are greeted by an approaching Cog Railway train. Definitely a... As we near the summit we are greeted by an approaching Cog Railway train. Definitely a... Image may be licensed under Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works 3.0... Image may be licensed under Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works 3.0... Image may be licensed under Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works 3.0... Image may be licensed under Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works 3.0... Mount Washington is the highest mountain in the Northeastern United States and showcases some of the... Mount Washington is the highest mountain in the Northeastern United States and showcases some of the... Image may be licensed under Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works 3.0... Image may be licensed under Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works 3.0... We only did the one run but the scenery (even from about a third of the way up the mountain) was... We only did the one run, but the scenery (even from about a third of the way up the mountain) was... Mount Washington Cog Railway traversing a steep slope with a single carriage carrying tourists on a... Mount Washington Cog Railway traversing a steep slope with a single carriage carrying tourists on a... A Mount Washington Cog Railway worker's sled. Click on picture to return to description. A Mount Washington Cog Railway worker's sled. Click on picture to return to description. Image may be licensed under Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works 3.0... Image may be licensed under Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works 3.0... Image may be licensed under Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works 3.0... Image may be licensed under Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works 3.0... cog_smoke.jpg 19-Oct-2005 15:53 24K cog_start.jpg 19-Oct-2005 15:53 38K cog_steep.jpg 19-Oct-2005 15... cog_smoke.jpg 19-Oct-2005 15:53 24K cog_start.jpg 19-Oct-2005 15:53 38K cog_steep.jpg 19-Oct-2005 15... The wooden coaches are handmade in the Mount Washington Cog Railway shops. A door on the uphill side... The wooden coaches are handmade in the Mount Washington Cog Railway shops. A door on the uphill side... Image may be licensed under Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works 3.0... Image may be licensed under Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works 3.0... Image may be licensed under Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works 3.0... Image may be licensed under Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works 3.0... We saw spectacular views near the top but when we climbed the stairs we were in the clouds. We saw spectacular views near the top, but when we climbed the stairs, we were in the clouds. Image may be licensed under Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works 3.0... Image may be licensed under Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works 3.0... [ Up Prior Next ] The Mount Washington Cog Railway still uses all coal-fired steam locomotives... [ Up | Prior | Next ] The Mount Washington Cog Railway still uses all coal-fired steam locomotives... A Mount Washington Cog Railway steam engine descending to the base station. Click on picture to... A Mount Washington Cog Railway steam engine descending to the base station. Click on picture to... Built in the late 1860s the cog railway climbs nearly 3000 feet from 2700 feet at Marshfield... Built in the late 1860s, the cog railway climbs nearly 3,000 feet from 2,700 feet at Marshfield...
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