That's a good description, you notice Oy's description: "Stanier Black 5." Named after the Chief Mechanical Engineer, William Stanier. He was charged with introducing modern and more powerful locomotive designs for the railway company known as LMS or London Midland Scottish Railway. One of his innovative ideas was to streamline the engine. Here's an example.That's a masculine train if I ever saw one!
I would absolutely love to do that. I've seen some tremendous looking trains on youtube going through Banff, and lake Louise.. just stunning...3 days and 3 nights, Hols. It stopped a fair bit along the way. Seeing The Rocky Mountains was awesome! I was not long turned 20 yrs. old.