With its work at Mount Carmel Junction complete, the Reading and Northern daily train passes through Locust Gap on its way to Port Clinton.
After slowing to make sure that no one is going to slide into the grade crossing, the engineer notches out Reading, Blue Mountain & Northern U33B 3301 as it works through the sleepy village of Loc... (more)
With a consist that looks like it is the “salt train” from the Genesee & Wyoming, an eastbound Delaware & Hudson train rolls into Cameron, New York. After sending the D&H U23B fleet to the Maine C... (more)
With two cars for Mount Carmel, a Reading, Blue Mountain & Northern turn from Port Clinton approaches the Route 54 crossing in Locustdale, Pennsylvania.
Reading, Blue Mountain & Northern U33B’s meet at Gordon, Pennsylvania. The 3301, pointed eastward, has come west from Port Clinton, and is doing some switching before proceeding to Mount Carmel. T... (more)
The Rock GE U33B 297.
A big U33B smokes up the catenary, northbound on No. 3 Track by Substation No. 17. The 2948 was built by GE for the Penn Central in December, 1968.
Contributing smoke to the early-morning haze, U33B 3301 leads a five-car Reading & Northern train as it approaches the 3500-foot Mahanoy Tunnel through Vulcan Hill. In the foreground are structure... (more)
The Blue Mountain, Reading, and Northern local from Port Clinton to Mount Carmel Junction is approaching Gordon. The last two covered hoppers, bound for Mount Carmel Junction, have been dropped on... (more)
An eastbound freight kicks up the snow outside of Walcott with pool power from the UP in the consist.
A Roger Puta photograph
A southbound Reading & Northern train has departed Minersville, Pa., heading back to Port Clinton.
A pair of dirty R.I. U33B's, led by 7-year old #291, pull a Council Bluffs bound freight across 63rd street in West Des Moines at a slow 10-20 mph as they smoke up the sky. The train is nearing t... (more)
A pair of Reading, Blue Mountain and Northern U33B's get a train of Port Clinton-bound empties rolling at Tuckerton. The road later dropped the Blue Mountain from its name.
Rock Island U33B 286 awaits a trip through the shop at Silvis. Kodachrome slide processed in September 1974.