Reading, Blue Mountain, and Northern 425 (ex-GM&N 4-6-2 Pacific) leads a passenger special westbound through the tunnel under state route 93 in Nesquehoning, PA.
On a crisp fall morning, Reading and Northern 425 awakes the little town of Port Clinton as it brings its train in for station stop on the way to Jim Thorpe. The 1928 Baldwin Pacific is seen passi... (more)
After making a stop at Port Clinton, the northbound Fall Foliage special blows through Molino on the way to Jim Thorpe.
Reading Blue Mountain and Northern 425 Passes through the Tamaqua Tunnel on one of the railroads Fall Foliage excursions.
Reading & Northern 4-6-2 425 and it's SD50 companion race through the late evening light in the farmland near Molino, PA as the train makes its way back toward Reading.
The rhythmic heart beat of a locomotive's exhaust can be heard in the distance while sitting atop the rock cut just north of the Peacock's Lock Viaduct in Reading, Pennsylvania. Here, Reading & No... (more)
Classic switch lamps dot the yard at the Reading & Northern's Outer Station in Reading, Pennsylvania. Add a steam locomotive into the mix, such as former Gulf Mobile & Ohio pacific #425 in some ni... (more)
"Frosty": Reading & Northern #425 simmers on the turntable lead on a cold Christmas Eve 2019 morning outside of Port Clinton, Pennsylvania.
Reading & Northern #425 blew down her boiler on the mainline outside of her home in Port Clinton, PA on the cold but clear morning of December 24, 2019 sending last year's fallen leaves for a stea... (more)
"Station Scenes": Back lit against the morning sun, ex-Gulf Mobile & Ohio pacific #425 met her train at the Reading Outer Station in Reading, PA on December 24, 2019. For the entire mont... (more)
Frigid and sub-zero centigrade temperatures have frozen water runoff on the rock formations outside of the Reading & Northern’s steam shops in Port Clinton, Pennsylvania as the former Gulf Mobil... (more)
"Steaming Across Greenwood Lake"
"Majestic": Reading & Northern #425's headlight beam provides some illumination on the early morning of December 24, 2019. Engineer Shane Frederickson chats with his son Ryan Frederickso... (more)
Engineer Shane Frederickson warms up ex-GM&O #425's cross compound air pump on the cold morning of December 24, 2019.
Ex-Chessie SD50s are in the siding at North Reading Junction as the 425 Steam Special prepares to board passengers