The snow is falling and the peaceful sound of the Lehigh River is replaced by the deafening roar of the Reading & Norther 425 speeding along to Jim Thorpe. A Lerro Productions / Lerro Photography ... (more)
Scenes like this are why I do what I do with RR photography.
As the day progressed, the snow began to become more aggressive, making the rock cut look quite nice.
One of the scenic highlights of the eastern United States is the Lehigh River Gorge north of Jim Thorpe PA. Here, steep hills (for the east at least) were cleaved by the Lehigh River. In the 1800'... (more)
425, in its revised paint, makes its way easily thru the tunnel before performing a full-on runby that obscured the ice hanging from the portal....steam was pouring out long before 425 could make ... (more)
The best (and warmest) seat in the house! R&N 425 starts her movement towards the Lerro Productions Photo Charter line located just around the curve ahead. About an hour later, all the snow would ... (more)
Reading & Northern 425 pulls a short passenger train on the bridge over the Little Schuylkill River at Webster on the Main Line.
Reading and Northern 425 roars into the tunnel in Nesquehoning. A pair of ear plugs was a good investment against 425's exhaust.
After sitting all night at the station 425 comes alive as she gets ready to back down to the main for the first run-by of the day.
The WHFF2-11 basks in the gorgeous evening sunlight. The crew will soon be on the move to pick up the inbounds at North Reading Yard and bring them up to West Hazleton.
The WHHB-1 crew, engineer John Smolczynski Jr. and conductor Brent Jacob, pose for a quick photo before returning to shifting.
Is this the midwest or Northeastern Pennsylvania? RBMN WHHB-1 shifts out the Vita-Line facility which makes dry animal food. This photo was taken with permission, granted by a Vita-Line employee.
RBMN WHHB-1 (West Hazleton - Humboldt) shoves covered hoppers towards Humboldt Yard.
RBMN WHHB-1 (West Hazleton - Humboldt) shifting out Karchner Logistics. The crew would pull two boxcars and set one.
RBMN WHHB-1 (West Hazleton - Humboldt) power has just started pulling cars set off by the WHFF (West Hazleton Fast Freight) the previous night. The SD38's were working hard to pull the cars up the... (more)