On a misty early spring day, a pair of Reading Century 424s lead an eastbound piggyback train along the freight line parallel to the Schuylkill Expressway on the outskirts of Philadelphia. I think... (more)
Historic, majestic and thankfully preserved....
Today's 1929 built Reading Company North Broad Street Station sits obscured behind large trees planted by the City of Philadelphia.
A ... (more)
A crew of military servicemen from the United States Army Transportation Corps stage a load at a yard in Strasburg, PA in preparation for movement to the port the following day. USATC 2-6-0 No. 8... (more)
Bethlehem Steel MU No. 800
"On July 26, 1931, regularly scheduled, electric train service began to suburban Philadelphia communities, and electric multiple-unit passenger cars w... (more)
SEPTA's Bethayres station, former Reading Company - built back in 1876, still in service today with not only a manned ticket office, but a breezeway as well! Classy!
Possibly the last passenger train to visit Quakertown, Pennsylvania, the Souderton Railroad Days special pauses before returning to Souderton. Most onlookers are at the other end of the tra... (more)
Still standing along the Reading Company North Penn Branch is the Rock Hill water tank. I believe that this is the last remaining Reading water tank. Today, the East Penn operates this line.
Former Reading Company Shops switcher #1251, a home built shop switcher, class of 1918.
Newly-restored Reading C630 5308 stands on a Blue Mountain & Reading siding in Temple, Pennsylvania.
The 1986 Blue Mountain & Reading railfan weekend featured a constant schedule of two trains operating between Temple and Hamburg, Pennsylvania, meeting at Leesport. Here a northbound (timetable we... (more)
A three-car set of former Reading RDCs bound for Reading Terminal in Philadelphia loads passengers under the trainshed of Penn Station in Newark, NJ, as a Jersey Central train pulls in on the adj... (more)
Two of the Reading's ten Alco Century 424s lead a Philadelphia-bound piggyback train through Abrams Yard outside Norristown, PA.
Reading Company #1187
Reading Railroad 0-4-0 Camelback #1187, aka; Strasburg #4 was built in March, 1903, acquired by Strasburg in 1962 and last ran in May of 1967. The engine was on lo... (more)
Practice photo for upcoming night photo shoot on August 19, 2017 as part of the museums 50th Anniversary of Bee Line Service on the Reading Railroad. Orders being handed up.
Practice photo for upcoming night photo shoot on August 19, 2017 as part of the museums 50th Anniversary of Bee Line Service on the Reading Railroad.