Coming back into New Freedom, York 17 passes by the Pennsy N8 and N5 on the left, and the small interchange yard with the Stewartstown Railroad on the left.
As he pulls the cut lever on 7236, the conductor of the Snowflake Special gives the hand signal to the engineer telling him to proceed.
Approaching the crossing of Manatawny Drive, Colebrookdale Railroad's snowflake special passes by the foundations of a stone crusher once served by the Reading, off to the right and mostly obscure... (more)
7236 runs what is perhaps the longest straight section on the windy Colebrookdale Branch. The unincorporated village of Glasgow, which was once the home of a prosperous iron forge, had a station a... (more)
Colebrookdale Railroad's "Snowflake Special" coasts into the platform (out of frame to left) in Pottstown's Memorial Park, the southern terminus of the line and future location of new st... (more)
Pulling back into Ringoes from Flemington, Black River & Western's number 60 slows to a stop to discharge passengers. Because of a lack of a siding in front of the station, the crew will run aroun... (more)
A conductor or trainman collects his belongings from the cab of the recently rebuilt GP39RN, built from an ATSF GP30. The train has just pulled back into Tamaqua after a run to the Hometown High B... (more)
As the final passengers board the train towards the end of the platform, the fireman gives 425 a full head of steam for departure, as proven by the popping safety valve. In a few minutes, the 3:00... (more)
Taking full advantage of the newly upgraded 40 M.P.H track speed, one of Reading and Northern's RDC trips sails Southbound for the new Outer Station from Jim Thorpe. These rails are likely no stra... (more)
Departing Jim Thorpe with cylinder cocks wide open, 425 surrounds itself with exhaust while giving the nearby cars a pressurized steam cleaning.
Everett Railroad's August 19th, 2017 Ice Cream Special backs up past the platform of the Pennsylvania Railroad's Roaring Spring station while a few passengers take a few moment from their ice crea... (more)