With a full 15 car train of tourists who flocked to the Reading and Northern to ride behind a vintage steam engine to see Jim Thorpe, Pennsylvania and attend the autumn leaf festival, the 425 high... (more)
Under a cloudy sky, Reading and Northern 425 charges through Nesquehoning with the stack roaring and ground thumping.
As the rain pours down, so does the Jim Thorpe Job as it heads towards AMETEK to shift some car's around in the pouring rain.
A set of Reading & Northern RDC's, led by RDC-3 No. 9166, (built in 1958 for the B&M) and trailed by RDC-1 No 9168, (built in 1951 for the NYC) are captured here rounding the bend in Nesquehoning,... (more)
Reading & Northern's RDC's on a Fall foliage excursion captured here at Nesquehoning, PA on the former CNJ en route to Pottsville via Port Clinton.
Painted in a Reading Company heritage livery, this former BNSF GP30 pushes a Reading & Northern push pull excursion back to Jim Thorpe having made a trip to the 161' tall former CNJ Railroad: Reading & NorthernLocomotive: EMD GP39RNLocation: Nesquehoning, Pennsylvania, USALocomotive #: RN 2532Train ID: UnknownPhoto Date: October 22, 2017
Ruffling the leaves on a crisp Autumn day in October, Reading & Northern's 4-6-2 Pacific emerges from the portal of a short tunnel on the ex-CNJ Nesquehoning Valley Branch under Hunter Street. Ph... (more)
Reading & Northern engineer, Chris Bost, leans out for a view offering the classic pose at Nesquehoning along the former CNJ Valley Branch. R&N"s 4-6-2 Pacific is the sole power for this Fal... (more)
Speed Limit 15? Hardly! R&N No. 425 charges through Nesquehoning at speed during a Fall Foliage exursion. A zoom-pan captured at shutter speed of 1/6th of a second.
The No. 425 is a lean machine, loves to run and makes sure everyone knows it. Here it is blasting through Nesquehoning PA's Industrial Complex one recent October day.
Reading & Northern's blue SD50 takes a break from the Lehigh Gorge Scenic to lend a hand with a freight through Nesquehoning, PA.
After swapping cuts of refrigerated boxcars at Packerton Junction, the Port Clinton Fast Freight works upgrade at Ametek, just west (railroad south) of Nesquehoning.
A Reading & Northern freight passes near Lake Hauto with a pair of SD50's
Reading and Northern's pride of the fleet coasts past Lake Hauto on its way to Jim Thorpe on a perfect fall morning.