Amidst fall colors, Reading & Northern #425 roared past Lake Hauto and into the bottom of Hometown Hill on October 19, 2019 as she made haste heading south towards Port Clinton and the Reading Out... (more)
Reading & Northern #425 leaned into the S curve outside of Hecla, PA on October 19, 2019 as she continued north on the former Reading Railroad mainline pulling the R&N's annual Fall Foliage excurs... (more)
Reading & Northern #425 had reached the top of the grade at Haucks on October 19, 2019. From here, it is a steady downgrade ride into Jim Thorpe.
"Anticipation": Fireman Ryan Frederickson manned the switch outside of the Port Clinton steam shops on October 19, 2019 as Reading & Northern #425 gave a wake-up call to the sleepy railr... (more)
Reading & Northern #425 frames out the turntable as she creeps out of her home in Port Clinton, Pennsylvania.
"A Monochrome Morning": Reading & Northern #425 and her crew busily prepare for another day of hauling passengers along the former Reading Railroad and Central of New Jersey right-of-way... (more)
Odd doubleheader of a 4-6-2 and an 0-6-0 (CNJ 113) on old Reading Lines trackage in the coal regions of Pennsylvania
Reading and Northern 425 prepares to take a spin on the turntable at Jim Thorpe with the future JTEX power behind it, including a former CSX SD50.
Reading and Northern 425 brings the Autumn Leaf Excursion into Jim Thorpe on a sunny Saturday afternoon. The JTEX power and train lays over in the yard behind the turntable.
R&N Pacific 425 powers the Reading and Northern's Autumn Leaf through Zehners, PA as droves of railfans photograph and follow the train along the adjacent main road.
"Taking a Spin"
RBMN 425 let's loose a scream from the whistle that echoes marvelously off the surrounding hills as it saunters slowly past Lake Huato.
Reading and Northern's Autumn Leaf begins the trek back to Reading Outer Station behind the 425 as a Lehigh Gorge Scenic Railway train off the Lehigh Division stops waiting to shove back to Jim Th... (more)
On it's last fall foliage run for the year, RBMN 425 bursts out from the tunnel under route 93 in Nesquehoning, PA. The east bound train is now very near its turning point at Jim Thorpe, PA.
Reading and Northern 4-6-2 425 leads the railroad Fall Foliage Excursion across the 1000ft long Hometown High Bridge on a beautiful fall day