Four years into Conrail’s existence, the engine terminal in Reading, Pennsylvania was still frequented by former Reading switchers in Reading paint. Here an SW900 is in the company of two SW1001’s... (more)
Did you ever wonder who so many concrete coaling towers remain in place, straddling busy main lines long after steam has disappeared from the rails? These structures were built from yards and yard... (more)
Reading SD45 7603 with GP30 3619 leading a freight train near Reading, PA in 1973. Unknown photographer, slide from my collection)
With 52 loads and 7100 tons in tow, NRFF's four second-generation EMDs notch out as its last car has entered the Main Line at Tuckerton. Even with 12,000 horsepower on the head end, this train wil... (more)
NS H47 passes the Reading and Northern interchange at CP BELT
At Reading's Outer Station, 1551, and I8 camelback, is seen under a semaphore.
The Santa Claus Special heads North for Port Clinton in the late afternoon sun.
The Holiday Season Has Commenced. The Reading and Northern's Outer Station in Reading, Pennsylvania has been adorned with seasonal decorations ahead of the 2020 holiday trains on the night ... (more)