After picking up Santa Claus, R&N 425 heads to Minersville for a rendezvous with CNJ 113.
The 3pm excursion out of Tamaqua heads out of town as the MCPN-20 "Mountain Job" crew waits for their passage so that they can head to the Greenwood Running Track to spot some coal empti... (more)
R&N 425 storms through Tamaqua PA on its way to Jim Thrope
Conductor Kohl chatting with Mr. Deeble about his plans for tonight's run on the Reading Turn
425 slows to 15 mph
425 gets turned while the Private cars get shifted around.
R&N #425 leads a double header with CNJ #113 through the woods in Pottsville, PA en route to the town of Minersville.
R&N #425 rounds a bend into Minersville wrapping up a series of excursions just after 5PM. A wisp of steam and a companion plume is that of CNJ #113 coupled to #425.
R&N #425 blasts out of the 926' Tamaqua Tunnel which was built in 1854 and is one of seven tunnels of the former Reading system.
R&N #425 with sights set on Tamaqua, PA - just ahead.
R&N #425 captured in a more)
R&N #425 leads CNJ #113 in a double-header through Pottsville, PA en route to Minersville.