NESQUEHONING THUNDER!!!! A sight and sound that needs to be experienced in person to truly be appreciated, former Reading T-1 #2102 tears apart the town of Nesquehoning, PA on its way back to Read... (more)
Not the sharpest image perhaps but a nostalgic reference to Reading and Northern's current Iron Horse Rambles. Reading T-1 Northerns 2124 and 2100 hustle along the Schuylkill River at Port Clinton... (more)
Reading 2102 and Reading & Northern 425 prepare to leave Port Clinton on a beautiful August morning.
A Gilberton to North Reading coal drag approaches East Mahanoy Jct. on the M&S Branch, passing some MOW equipment.
An Air Products heat exchanger bound for Fairless for export slowly heads down the Lehighton Branch.
Reading 2102 simmers in Port Clinton while a re-enactor poses on the Port Clinton Turntable with a lantern and cigar.
NOTE: This shot was obtained with permission of the railroad during a priva... (more)
Laboring here in a relentless drizzle is about the biggest 0-6-0 that anyone could ever build, dwarfing the pacing pickup truck along Railroad Street.
The impressive CNJ 0-6-0 No. 113, panned crossing Beckville Road. The "6S46" on the side of the cab signifies its railroad classification- "6-wheeled Switcher, 46,000 pounds tracti... (more)
The West Hazleton Fast Freight drops downgrade at Haucks, where the Hazleton Line (former RDG Catawissa Branch) joins the Main Line to Reading.
Mount Carmel Junction Maneuvers – 5
Blue Mountain Reading & Northern engineer U33B is now on the east end of its train, and will begin switching International Paper in Mount Carm... (more)
Mount Carmel Junction Maneuvers – 4
Blue Mountain Reading & Northern engineer Mike Bednar gooses his U33B as it pulls out of the siding and prepares to couple to the east end of ... (more)
Mount Carmel Junction Maneuvers – 3
After placing empty covered hoppers from the explosives plant on the main line, the RBM&N’s engineer has pulled his U33B into the siding, an... (more)
Mount Carmel Junction Maneuvers – 2
The crew of Reading, Blue Mountain & Northern’s job out of Port Clinton, Pennsylvania is preparing to get its U33B to the other end of its t... (more)
Mount Carmel Junction Maneuvers – 1
On a brisk February morning, the Reading, Blue Mountain & Northern’s job out of Port Clinton, Pennsylvania is literally around the bend from... (more)
All in a Day’s Work
The Reading, Blue Mountain & Northern serves a small explosives manufacturing plant at Mount Carmel Junction, Pennsylvania. Since there is no runaround track ... (more)