The disciples watch as the deity is groomed in the uniquely named Jim Thorpe PA. Where once endless trains of Pennsylvania's black wealth were prepared for the journey through New Jersey to New Yo... (more)
On the return trip from Jim Thorpe to Port Clinton, the fireman works the stoker (a.k.a. a coal scoop and foot pedal) to bring pressure up for the run up Hometown Hill, a long and hard climb which... (more)
Now drifting downgrade, R&N 425 has just met one of the day's Hometown High Bridge trains at Ametek, on the west side of Nesquehoning. The fall colors were ablaze in the Lehigh Valley on this day.
On a crystal-clear and incredibly colorful fall day, Reading & Northern Pacific 425 puts on a jaw-dropping show on her run from Port Clinton to Jim Thorpe for the October 11th Autumn Leaf Special.... (more)
Reading & Northern #425, with engineer Christopher Bost at the throttle, approaches the Air Products facility located in Tamaqua, PA.
Reading & Northern #425 sits in front of the engine house as the crew prepares to shut the locomotive down. #425 ran trips from Port Clinton to Jim Thorpe and return on Saturday October 10th and S... (more)
Norfolk Southern conductor Mike Huhn takes a break from his normal job of shifting intermodal railcars and enjoys a cabride in Reading & Northern No. 425.
RBMN #425 sits on the lead to the the engine house after a weekend of Autumn Leaf Excursion trips. Carter Jones looks on at the #425 while Chad Frederickson performs one final check on the locomot... (more)
PRR 1361 steams into downtown York during a weekend of excursions based out of the Pennsylvania town.
Reading and Northern 425 steams westbound through Tamaqua PA towards Jim Thorpe PA on a beautiful fall morning. This train was a part of their Autumn Leaf excursion trips.
425 storms upgrade through Tamaqua, PA