About

SteamCentral was created in June 1999 to serve as a place where people interested in steam locomotives could find out what’s going on with steam locomotive operation and preservation. (See the 1999-2003 version of SteamCentral, in all its Web 1.0 loveliness, here.)

Schedules:
The Schedules Page derives its content from Google Calendar. You can view it here, or:

  • Subscribe to SteamCentral Schedules using iCal. This option allows you to see schedules in your own online calendar, iCal, Microsoft Outlook, etc.;
  • Bookmark the SteamCentral Google Calendar to view it directly, or subscribe to the RSS Feed to be notified of new schedules as we post them.

Google Reader, YouTube and Flickr:
As we come across interesting news stories, YouTube videos, or Flickr photos we ‘favorite’ or ‘share’ them.

  • SteamCentral at YouTube – ‘subscribe’ via your own YouTube account or the RSS Feed to see our favorites.

Twitter:
SteamCentral’s writers and sources use the SteamCentral Twitter feed to announce new SteamCentral content, alert followers to interesting content on other web sites, and occasionally to gloat about a great runby from trackside. There are several ways to follow us:

SteamCentral Posts:
Read SteamCentral front page posts at the SteamCentral web site, or in your RSS reader.

  • Add the SteamCentral RSS Feed to your browser feeds, your own Google Reader page or FriendFeed, or other social network sharing feed to get our front page posts.