Every Tuesday in the summer a steam special runs along the Settle and Carlisle line called "The Dalesman". Today was the last working of the train this summer. 35018 "British India ... (more)
CP 2317 last ran during Steamtown's 2010 Lackawanna Railfest as its flue-time expired. CP 2317 has backed out of the roundhouse and is taking a spin on the turntable in preparation of its last da... (more)
Northern Belle luxury dining train
Reading and Northern 425 crosses the Lehigh River as it pulls its train into the Lehigh Gorge. Rafters below in the river take advantage of great river conditions and sunny skies on a picture perf... (more)
Reading & Northern #425 and EMD SD-50 #5018 pose side by side in front of the "witch's hat" of the Jim Thorpe Train Station. 5018 was acquired in 2019, and was repainted just before this... (more)
Reading & Northern's 4-6-2 425 soars over the Lehigh River just outside of Jim Thorpe on its way to Old Penn Haven with the "Lehigh Gorge Scenic Railway" tourist train.
Reading & Northern 425 slowly pulls forward out of Jim Thorpe as it heads to the coaling dock near the turntable at the far end of the yard.
The crowds at Jim Thorpe Station eagerly await Reading & Northern 425 as it runs around its train, gracefully passing the canopy of the platform. The crew is setting up for another run into the Le... (more)
To celebrate the 150 years of the German Railways in 1985, many steam specials were organized in the Nürnberg aera. 01 1100 came back to live for this occasion.
Reading & Northern 425 backs up to its train with its cylinders open to clear debris that has accumulated overnight to prepare for the day's excursions.
A second opportunity of mine to create a "like father, like son" photo op. This time with a scale model of the Reading and Northern Pacific Class locomotive.
Reading and Northern 425 on its first of 4 Gorge excursions for the day. The locomotive is running for the Lehigh Gorge Scenic Railroad, out of Jim Thorpe, Pa. Here its seen passing through Glen ... (more)
Just before the sun peeks through the trees above the surrounding mountains, Reading & Northern 425 does some switching moves, blasting steam out of her cylinders
Reading & Northern 425 opens up its cylinders to clear debris that has accumulated overnight to prepare for the day's excursions
RBMN does the return trip tender first creating a nice over/under scene.