Reading and Northern Pacific #425 lays over at Pottsville's Union Station on a brisk November evening. Ian McKeown, the #425's night watchman, peers down from the cab of the Pacific as many visito... (more)
The Norristown "High Speed Line". SEPTA's N-5 car #140 speeds across the former P&W bride captured at 1/8th of a second in a pan shot.
A lone SEPTA ABB N-5 car arrives at Matsonford, PA, southbound en route to Philadelphia, PA.
Canadian Pacific Railway 2929
Whyte System Type: 4-4-4
Builder: Canadian Locomotive Company
Date Built: March 1938
Builder's Number: 1943
Cylinders (diameter x st... (more)
Sewell Valley Railroad (2nd) 1
Meadow River Lumber Company 1
Whyte System Type: 2-truck Shay-geared
Builder: Lima Locomotive Works, Lima, Ohio
Date Built: May 1910
A lone SEPTA ABB N-5 car arrives at Bridgeport, PA, first stop after Norristown, PA (background) just over the Schuylkill River.
CP 458 heads south on snowy Thanksgiving Day morning.
A lone SEPTA ABB N-5 car traverses the former Philadelphia & Western bridge over the Schuylkill River headed south from Norristown, PA towards Philadelphia.
R&N 425 leads a Santa Train double header with CNJ 113
A Brill Bullet crosses the Philadelphia and Western bridge over the Schuylkill River. Mitch Goldman recently posted a contemporary view of this bridge.
An Ex-Seaboard GP38 crosses the Youghiogheny River and heads down the Mon Subdivision.
Forty years ago yesterday, I had graduated from a Kodak Instamatic to a brand-new Minolta SRT-101. I was running the first roll of film through it when I encountered this train on the CNJ-operated... (more)
After getting fuel and a crew, S368 with an ex SP leader heads out of town east towards Cumberland.
EX Southern Pacific SD40 7336, now HLCX 6341, heads east along the Keystone Sub just east of Confluence.
NS 8429 leads a 73 bound for the NS Youngstown Line.