On a sunny July morning, RDG 467 and LV 414 rest at Scranton, PA.
Former Reading GP35 No. 3644 and GP30 No. 3616 rest between assignments at Rutherford Yard in Rutherford, PA on April 11, 1976.
Reading Pacifics were serviced at Camden Terminal Enginehouse. Reading Class G2sa, built 1926.
It's only five weeks into the startup of Conrail and the trains are a colorful mix. Reading 5203 at Fort Wayne, Indiana
Reading 6301 at Elizabethport with a couple CNJ units in the background. Slide is in my collection and was either purchased or traded for years ago. No photographer listed on slide.
Reading Pacifics wait for work at the Atlantic City end of the PRSL system. Summer season trains from Philadelphia kept these modern yet obsolete steam engines in service a bit longer than they o... (more)
Standing on the embankment next to the small yard at Hammonton allows this perspective of Reading G3 Pacifics serving to augment the added trainsets for summer service trains from Philly to Atlant... (more)
Here's a tender-forward view of GS3 #215 which just yarded it's one-car train after a Saturday run. Summer season trains on the PRSL brought out the Pacifics for a last hurrah, it's only six year... (more)
A view from above the tender of the Reading steam engines shows the small yard, turnaround track, and the main in the distance. These trains filled the extra demand of the summer season runs Phil... (more)
Reading engine #218 is another of the G3 Pacifics still holding down duty on PRSL runs at this date. The PRSL Baldwin AS-16 diesels are invading though, and the Pacific's service lives are nearin... (more)
Engine #215 simmers after yarding it's 1-car train into the Hammonton yard.
Reading 3648 leads a brace of nearly new GP-35s heading west, along the Schuylkill River. Photographers were enthusiatic for the new Reading bumble bees.
In the mid-to-late 1970s, Reading 2101 was used along with C&O 614 for Chessie System passenger specials. The lovely lady is seen here in Chessie colors hauling a special along the B&OCT. Tom Go... (more)
Reading 3620 at Rutherford Yard. Photo has been in my collection for years, no photographer listed on slide.
A Reading GP30 leads a manifest from Port Reading westward.