Reading & Northern's blue "225"; Fireman's side
Former Canadian Pacific 4-6-0 No. 1098 (built in 1913) acquired from the estate of George Hart by the Reading & Northern and cosmetically re... (more)
Reading & Northern's new "Outer Station" Tower
As part of a two million dollar project to create a new station for the majority of the railroad's excursions out of Reading, south of the railroad... (more)
Reading & Northern's RDC set captured staged at the railroad's "Outer Station" parking lot in Reading, PA. The original Outer Station was located a few miles south of here, closer to the center o... (more)
Reading & Northern's blue "225".
Canadian Pacific 4-6-0 No. 1098 (built in 1913) was acquired from the estate of George Hart by the Reading & Northern and later cosmetically restored, renumb... (more)
Once the Longest Tunnel on the Reading System, the Mahanoy Tunnel is still used 159 years later under the Reading & Northern seeing a train almost every day.
Cool, damp weather brought out the best of steam for the first of only two days of operations scheduled for this year for No. 425 in the Lehigh Gorge. It returns in October for four trips from th... (more)
Running late due to rail replacement in New Ringgold earlier in the day, the North Reading Fast Freight hurries south at Miller's Crossing on a gorgeous evening.
The West Hazleton Fast Freight drops downgrade at Haucks, where the Hazleton Line (former RDG Catawissa Branch) joins the Main Line to Reading.
The Tamaqua Fast Freight rolls south at Miller's Crossing as long shadows overtake the scene at the end of a beautiful day.
On a beautiful evening, the West Hazleton Fast Freight rolls south at Miller's Crossing with a healthy-sized train in tow.
With a full 15 car train of tourists who flocked to the Reading and Northern to ride behind a vintage steam engine to see Jim Thorpe, Pennsylvania and attend the autumn leaf festival, the 425 high... (more)
An unlikely doubleheader of a 4-6-2 leading an 0-6-0 is plying the snowy rails along the West Branch of the Schuylkill. I wonder if the late H. Stafford Bryant (author of "The Georgian Locom... (more)
Under a cloudy sky, Reading and Northern 425 charges through Nesquehoning with the stack roaring and ground thumping.
The Reading & Northern Mount Carmel job switches International Paper in Mount Carmel Junction before returning to Port Clinton..