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..
With a 15 car train full of tourists and railfans alike in tow, Reading and Northern 425 highballs towards Jim Thorpe with engineer Shane Frederickson keeping an eye on the line ahead.
As the sun begins to set on the Pennsylvania countryside, Reading and Northern 425 races towards Outer Station to finish its trip for the day.
Reading & Northern is know for interesting power lash ups and well, the Port Clinton Yard Job YJPN was no different today with an SD50M doing the honors of being the shop/yard shifter, with a spec... (more)
As the rain pours down, so does the Jim Thorpe Job as it heads towards AMETEK to shift some car's around in the pouring rain.
Mount Carmel Junction Maneuvers – 5
Blue Mountain Reading & Northern engineer U33B is now on the east end of its train, and will begin switching International Paper in Mount Carmel... (more)
Mount Carmel Junction Maneuvers – 4
Blue Mountain Reading & Northern engineer Mike Bednar gooses his U33B as it pulls out of the siding and prepares to couple to the east end of it... (more)
Mount Carmel Junction Maneuvers – 3
After placing empty covered hoppers from the explosives plant on the main line, the RBM&N’s engineer has pulled his U33B into the siding, and th... (more)
Mount Carmel Junction Maneuvers – 2
The crew of Reading, Blue Mountain & Northern’s job out of Port Clinton, Pennsylvania is preparing to get its U33B to the other end of its train... (more)
Mount Carmel Junction Maneuvers – 1
On a brisk February morning, the Reading, Blue Mountain & Northern’s job out of Port Clinton, Pennsylvania is literally around the bend from its... (more)
Reading and Northern PISB makes a small set off at the NS yard in Taylor.
Reading & Northern freight WHFF led by SD40-2 3050 rolling south through a wintry scene at McAdoo, PA.