The West Hazleton Fast Freight drops downgrade at Haucks, where the Hazleton Line (former RDG Catawissa Branch) joins the Main Line to Reading.
R&N's West Hazleton Fast Freight takes a medium clear signal onto the Main Line at Haucks as it works its way to Reading on former Reading rails.
425 slows to 15 mph
The Reading & Northern's 4-6-2 Pacific #425 pulls their annual Autumn Leaf Train Excursions from Port Clinton to Jim Thorpe and return, here we see them at Haucks.
Happy Halloween. After performing a few runbys at the wye, Reading & Northern back the special excursion to Jim Thorpe, passing this pumpkin patch in Haucks. Note the low-hanging clouds obs... (more)
Reading & Northern's Autumn Leaf Excursion en route to Jim Thorpe. View more of my photos at http://mst145.rrpicturearchives.net
The Reading and Northern's 425 is back in service. She is seen here with a private train heading south through Haucks, PA.