The 3:00 PM R&N excursion throttles up and starts its journey west. The ride goes to "Old Penn Haven" before the engine will run around its train and continue back east to Jim Thrope.
The R&N's Minersville Job sits beside CNJ 113 and an observation car at the Minersville station. With all of its work on the Minersville Running Track complete, the train will soon pull south towa... (more)
With Reading & Northern SD40-2 3054 for power, the Minersville Job shifts plalstics hoppers at Tredegar Film Products. Photo taken on railroad property with an employee escort.
On February 26, Reading and Northern's C&S crews cut in the new Tamaqua Interlocking, which utilizes former Reading Company hardware that has been restored and placed back into service. For the fi... (more)
After swapping cuts of refrigerated boxcars at Packerton Junction, the Port Clinton Fast Freight works upgrade at Ametek, just west (railroad south) of Nesquehoning.
With the deafening roar of two SD50s in notch 8, the Port Clinton Fast Freight puts on a show running northbound at the Tamaqua Tunnel. A few inches of snow blanketed the Appalachians earlier in t... (more)
The Port Clinton Fast Freight zips northward at Miller's Crossing on a windy late-winter day.
RBMN 425 burns through the switches on the old Reading Company main at Port Clinton, Pennsylvania.
CNJ 113 is one of America's best restoration stories. Rehabilitated back to service entirely outdoors, CNJ 113 shows how a bit of elbow grease and dedication can allow others to witness how railro... (more)
Reading and Northern SD40-2's #3050 and #3054 are being prepared for the days work at the Humboldt Industrial Park. These two EMD's were part of a rebuild program that took place at the R&N's Port... (more)
After getting a track warrant train PISB leaves the yard limits at Muller and heads for the industrial parks outside of Scranton.
CNJ #113 surrounded by steam and snow makes her grand entrance into Minersville station.
RBMN #2532 emerges through the dense, thick fog pulling Santa's Special from Minersville to Schuylkill Haven.
Reading, Blue Mountain, & Northern GP30 2532 leads Railway Restoration Project 113's Santa Train out of Minersville, PA. In the background, the safety valve of Central of New Jersey #113, a 1923 A... (more)
Two U-boats are kicking up the leaves along the old Reading main line somewhere south of Schuylkill Haven, on their way to Tremont. No. 2398 was built for Conrail in May, 1977.