An Ex Santa Fe GP39RN leads a one car QARG onto NS rails at CP BELT. It wont be long before this Santa Fe bluebonnet is repainted into Reading and Northern colors.
EMD power at rest for the weekend.
With a good sized train in tow these 2 SD40-2s have the "Reading Turn" moving along at a pretty good speed. Once they have arrived in Port Clinton they will then drop off some cars and also pick s... (more)
Ballast Extra with SD38 2003 leading. The train will eventually be picked up by the PILE and brought up to Mountain Top where they will begin ballasting the Lehigh Division.
Reading and Northern QARG-06 is seen completing their brake test, after serving Kore Mart Limited, at West Hamburg, PA. Within minutes the classic Geep will have the Reading Turn on the move south... (more)
A Reading and Northern "Tamaqua Extra" is seen working the Reading Anthracite loading pad in Girardville, PA. The three big EMD's have completed their task of placing empties for loading... (more)
Extra JEQA-29 rolls down into Tamaqua with 16 loads of Black Diamonds.
Bringing the black diamonds into Tamaqua.
Not many places where you can see a RDC Budd, and SW8 and then a SD38
An R&N coal train full of Famous Reading Anthracite coal rolls through a crossing just north of Tamaqua, PA.
The Reading & Northern "Mountain Job" eases into Tamaqua with the RBMN 2530 former LTEX/BNSF/ATSF, RBMN 1548 SW1500 former CR/Reading and the RBMN 5014 SD50 former UP/MP.
Reading and Northern T-1 2102 sits outside in the sun light while the steam shop where the engine is usually stored is occupied by the Railroads 4-6-2 425, the 2102 will be outside for awhile from... (more)
The R&N PILE backs its train into Lehighton Yard for pick up by the NS H67 that will be coming to get the train later that night. The power for tonight's PILE was SD38 2003 and SD40-2 3057.
PILE rushes into the White Haven Tunnel
Reading & Northern #425 approaching Kirby Avenue southbound pulling an excursion train from Mountain Top (Penobscot Yard) to Jim Thorpe and return.