Former Reading 4-8-4 2102 eases through Temple, Pennsylvania with former Gulf, Mobile & Northern 4-6-2 425. The Pacific has remained a staple of the Blue Mountain & Reading/Reading & Northern excu... (more)
The 1986 Blue Mountain & Reading railfan weekend featured a constant schedule of two trains operating between Temple and Hamburg, Pennsylvania, meeting at Leesport. Here a northbound (timetable we... (more)
Fan trip pulled by READING 2102 starting west on the last half of its run over the GRAND TRUNK WESTERN's main line..
Fans circle the turntable during a fantrip stop. I shot the Reading 4-8-4 from a hill overlooking the roundhouse.
Ex-Reading T-1 2102 in its old "Reading Rambles" dress leads PRR E8s 5706 and 5898 around the Reading Yard, getting ready for a night photo session.
Reading T-1 4-8-4 2102 simmers in front of its birthplace, the Reading shops. Also present is a former regular at the shops, Reading GP30 5513. Rounding out the scene are a couple of outsiders - B... (more)
"Please, sir, get back on the train!" The conductor appears to be quite agitated with the guy in the yellow shirt, who is determined to test the siding's clearance limits in an effort to get the s... (more)
It's hard to believe that it's been a quarter of a century since the Blue Mountain & Reading was the hottest thing in tourist railroads in the northeast. Railfan weekends were a mob scene as a Rea... (more)
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)
Reading T-1 2102 is being turned at Gettysburg having pulled an Iron Horse Ramble from Philadelphia. The 2102 relieved 2100 at Rutherford. The Reading had planned to end the Rambles in 1963 but fa... (more)
Big valley, sharp curve, small train, bright leaves.
2102 in it's freight scheme.
Reading T-1 2102 pulls hard after making a brief stop just west of Allentown. The Iron Horse Ramble will proceed down the Perkiomen Branch to Zionsville and will terminate at Belle Meade, NJ.
Reading T-1 2102 has been turned at Gettysburg and sits next to Gettysburg College awaiting departure on an IRON HORSE RAMBLE.
Reading 4-8-4 #2102 is pulling a Greenbrier Railroad Co. excursion on the old C&O from Ronceverte to Dublin, W.Va. The train is departing Marlinton,W.Va. after taking on water at a working water t... (more)