Everett 11 rests silently in Appvion, a paper mill that recently closed. She rests here, as in a few hours, she will move South to Roaring Spring, where photographers will partake in an HTP Photo ... (more)
A brisk October breeze blows as Reading and Northern 425 backs over the old CNJ trestle crossing the Lehigh River.
After turning around the wye, Reading & Northern 425 backs downgrade into Jim Thorpe.
"Big Blue Twilight" - As the blanket of darkness falls over Reading, the crew of R&N 425 are hard at work, preparing the engine for one last day of Fall Foliage.
Under the cover of night, Reading & Northern 425 reaches full pressure. If it wasnt for the modern appearance of 425, one would believe this scene was one set many years ago.
Before challenging the steep mountain grades of the old anthracite roads, Reading & Northern 425 idles quietly outside the steam shops. Next to the famed 4-6-2 is SW8 #802.
As the foliage reaches its peak, Reading & Northern 425 rolls downhill through a popular spot West of Nesquehoning.
Early in the morning, crews prepare Reading & Northern 425 for a run to Jim Thorpe. The safeties on the locomotive lift, as full operating pressure has been reached.
As a long day comes to a close, Reading & Northern 425 rolls over the famed stone arches of the Peacock's Lock Viaduct. An 1856-built stone arch viaduct and the only viaduct in the United States c... (more)
A reflection is cast onto a pond at Hecla, as Reading & Northern 425 makes the downhill trek back to Reading.
Reading & Northern 425 rolls downhill through Tamaqua, passing by the Reading & Philadelphia Railroad Station built in 1874. In 2020, the Reading & Northern Installed a new passenger platform and ... (more)
As the foliage begins to turn, Reading & Northern 425 rolls over the 1168-foot long Hometown High Bridge. This acts as a prelude of the foliage that is yet to peak.
Reading & Northern 425's nears Port Clinton as a long day comes to a close. 425 would stop shortly in Port Clinton and let passengers deboard before continuing to Reading.
After cresting the grade and heading south through Tamaqua, Reading & Northern 425's leads a Fall Foliage Excursion downhill through Reynolds.
Reading & Northern 425's storms up the final section of Hometown Hill as she leads the year's very first Fall Foliage Excursion back to Jim Thorpe.