In Memory of Brian Fritz, 1959 - 2007

Welcome to Washington State Steam Railroads and Locomotives

This site is a compendium of surviving Washington railroad history presented as a program of the Northwest Railway Museum . Locomotives, cabooses, depots, complete railroads, special museum projects, and even railroad bridges are included on this site.

There is a search function at the top of each page and additional navigation options at the bottom. If you click on most photos they will display a larger format for printing or viewing. Users are welcome to utilize any information on this site for non-commercial, personal use provided that copyright information remains intact and the site and photographer are credited. We do ask that permission be obtained from the Northwest Railway Museum before using anything for commercial purposes, including other web sites.

Notice something important missing, or that needs updating? Consider making a submission; send to director at trainmuseum dot org. Please send one or more photos, technical details including location, and a description along with permission to use on this site.

Thank you for your interest.

Best regards,

--Northwest Railway Museum

Driveway Construction

Fire hydrants will dot the site

First section of Train Shed wall