The Allentown and Auburn Railroad in the background operates EMC SW1 206, originally owned by the grandiosely named Philadelphia, Bethlehem, and New England Railroad. The “A&A” will open for touri... (more)
Heritage unit, heritage background. Although Norfolk Southern Corp 24Z is rolling on the former Reading Railroad through Topton, PA on the afternoon of Wednesday, April 10, 2019, the setting is cl... (more)
Norfolk Southern Corp's "Reading Railroad" Heritage Unit 1067 (SD70ACe) leads Train 294 through a farm adjoining the the Allentown and Auburn Railroad in Topton, PA at 172W on Track 1 on... (more)
A set of Union Pacific power leads a westbound Norfolk Southern train through Topton, Pennsylvania. There’s something that just doesn’t feel right about a UP SD70Ace rolling past a distinctly Read... (more)
Allentown & Auburn No. 206 is moooooving along past the cows not far from the A&A's shop in Topton, Pa.
As a steady rain begins to fall, former Pennsylvania Railroad Brill-built Doodlebug #4666 heads back to Kutztown with a car full of picnic-goers.
Allentown & Auburn SW 206 tied down for the night as fireworks are set off by the volunteers in celebration of Fourth of July. Now that's 'Merica!
A trio of cabooses sits quietly under the passing clouds at the Allentown & Auburn shops in Topton, PA
On the way to the next photo runby location, the Friends of the Railroad Museum of Pennsylvania's "Garden State Ramble" passes Zimmerman's Farm at the crossing.
In a scene right out of history, a short local freight is spotted on the outskirts of Topton, on its return from Kutztown. In reality, this is a photo freight run for the Friends of the Railroad M... (more)
Returning to Topton after leaving the excursion consist at Kutztown, the current freight roster of the Allentown & Auburn passes "CP SCUM" (affectionately named for the green pond in the foregroun... (more)
On its first westbound movement over the Allentown & Auburn, recently-arrived Pennsylvania Railroad OAG415 #4666 crosses Zimmerman Lane in the afternoon sun.
Arriving at its destination, ALLN 206 pulls into the Topton yard to run around and take the Pumpkin Patch train back to Kutztown.
An eastbound train rolls through the Pennsylvania farm land on former Reading trackage.
Lead by the NS 8102 and true to its name, All Day 11J finally brings a ray of sun to a cloudy day in Topton.