The Reading & Northern's 4-6-2 Pacific #425 pulls their annual Autumn Leaf Train Excursions from Port Clinton to Jim Thorpe and return, here we see them returning southbound at the Industrial Road... (more)
Reading And Northern crew member is lubricating the bell ringer on 425
One of R&Ns newest engines(new to the Railroad at least) GP30u 2430 takes the deadhead of the Vosburg Flyer, a photo freight train that ran on May 3. 2430 is seen here taking the freight cars and ... (more)
Engineer Chris Bost is at the helm of Reading & Northern's 4-6-2 #425 as it leads a Port Clinton to Jim Thorpe fall foliage passenger special along the former CNJ Nesquehoning Valley Branch at Nes... (more)
425 makes a run to Nesquehoning where the local fire dept. tops her off with water for her return trip to Port Clinton
425 drifts downgrade passed Lake Hauto as she nears Jim Thorpe
The Autumn Leaf Excursion simmers at Nesquehoning awaiting a diesel powered Hometown Trestle excursion heading the opposite direction.
The fourth and final Autumn Leaf excursion of the season rolls through small town Pennsylvania on its way back from Jim Thorpe to Port Clinton.
This section of rail is 94 years and 8 months old, but still supports trains on the Reading & Northern (former CNJ) at Nesquehoning.
American flags adorn the smokebox of Reading and Northern #425 as she climbs the hill at Panther Creek.
Autumn colors surround Reading and Northern's #425 as she battles the hill at Panther Creek.
A calm afternoon is broken by the sound of the Reading and Northern #425 storming through the Panther Valley. The #425 is climbing the 1.23% grade through Nesquehoning with the first (steam) Autu... (more)
Here is steam doing what only steam can do. And No. 425 does it brilliantly.
425 Crew member gets ready to add alemite to the 425 using the alemite gun in his hands
Port Clinton to Jim Thorpe Fall Foliage Excursion: Reading and Northern 425 working upgrade just west of Nesquehoning at Industrial Road on their return trip to Port Clinton.