I'm Baaaaaack!!!! After a prolonged battle with the town of Jim Thorpe, an agreement was struck allowing the Reading and Northern and the Lehigh Gorge Scenic Railway to run trips out of the small ... (more)
Reading & Northern SD50 3018 in fresh paint, on display, at Jim Thorpe, Pa.
RBMN SD50-2 5018 sits on display at the former CNJ Station in Jim Thorpe during the opening weekend of the LGSRY. 5018 is sporting the new paint scheme which will be used on the four former CSX SD... (more)
Saturday Service. Once only six days a week, the R&N’s NRFF (North Reading Fast Freight, North Reading, PA-Pittston, PA), now operates on Saturday as well. On the afternoon of Saturday, August 15,... (more)
Controversy averted. The 4:30PM Reading and Northern Railroad/Lehigh Gorge Scenic Railway train (“Gorge Express“) crosses the original Jersey Central Railroad bridge across the Lehigh river at Nes... (more)
The Reading & Northern new corporate scheme is on display on the first SD50 to get the new paint. The engine is seen sitting next to the CNJ station at Jim Thorpe, PA for the return of the Lehigh ... (more)
With the Reading & Northern NRFF needding to head north to Pittston, PA, the 3:00 Lehigh Gorge Scenic Railway train led by 425 shoved south back to Jim Thorpe to clear the new connector at RIVER. ... (more)
The new look. Reading and Northern Railroad 5018 (SD50, ex-CSXT 8507, neé-Seaboard 8507, EMD 1983) has received new paint, and a new paint scheme for the R&N. Announced as the idea of ownership, m... (more)
When no paint is the paint. On April 22, 2017, The Lehigh Valley Chapter of the NRHS operated a charter over the Reading and Northern Railroad. Budd built RDC-1 9168 (ex-New York Central Railroad ... (more)
A Reading & Northern freight heads North through the Pennsylvania mountains for their Pittston Transload in Pittston PA on a summer evening.
RBMN 3057 leads the NRFF south passing the signals at Dupont, PA in the last of the evening light.
Reading & Northern's F9A and F7B on display at Jim Thorpe. Pa.
For a while, I wasn't sure this was going to work, but a distant horn, signaled that the shadows would not prevail this day as RBMN SD40-2 3058 and the WHFF (West Hazleton to North Reading Fast Fr... (more)