Reading & Northern freight southbound through Zehners.
Autumn is in the air as the West Hazleton "Fast Freight" drops down the mountain into Lofty, PA. Three different models of EMD locomotives are leading the sizable train down the Hazleton... (more)
A Winter sunset beautifully illuminates the West Hazleton "Fast Freight" as they prepare to head south at Oneida Junction. The crew will make a fast run down the Reading and Northern's Hazleton Li... (more)
After several weeks of off and on snow storms the Reading & Northern "Good Springer" job from Port Clinton plows almost knee-deep snow as it spots a loaded (Idaho) potato car at a customer's creat... (more)
RBMN 5049 creeps out of the White Haven Tunnel after walking the Air Products High and Wide through. With feet and inches of clearance APEX took it very slow to make sure that clearance was kept.
QAMC Puts his train away in Connerton Yard
The Mahanoy Tunnel The tunnel that opened the Anthracite-rich Mahanoy Valley to Philadelphia. The Little Schuylkill Railroad Company began construction in April 1859 and the t... (more)
Reading & Northern 5049 & 2000 move the 425 & passenger coaches from Port Clinton to Pittston for the NRHS Convention excursion. Here they are paralleling PA 443 in South Tamaqua near Zehners. Vi... (more)
The Crestwood Drill's (PECW) conductor hands paperwork up to the conductor of the passing PILE at Mountain Top, site of the R&N's Penobscot Yard.
RBMN 5049 leads a Lehigh Gorge Scenic Railway train past a stopped Canadian Pacific intermodal. View more of my photos at http://mst145.rrpicturearchives.net
Reading & Northern Tamaqua Heritage Day Excursion exiting the Tamaqua Tunnel on a perfect autumn day. View more of my photos at http://mst145.rrpicturearchives.net
5049 waits near the engine shops.
Engineer Mike Bednar gives a big wave from the cab as he leads the 1p.m. 20th Anniversary passenger special under the Auburn Trestle on the return trip to Port Clinton.