Running around the train, 7236 passes the new ticket booth in the former Boyertown yard, now the railroad's loading area. I'm cautious not to use the term "station" as a larger building ... (more)
Gray Equipment on a Gray Day
The Anthracite Railway, like its parent Octoraro Railway, used mostly patched or unpatched used equipment on its operations of the former Reading P&C... (more)
Colebrookdale's most recent addition to its locomotive roster is Norfolk Southern 5128, a GP38-2 high hood purchased at the annual locomotive auction last summer. Built in 1974 for the Southern Ra... (more)
One Car for Boyertown
In the day’s last light, Anthracite Railway SW1 55 spots the one car that it has brought from the Conrail interchange at Pottstown on a siding in Boyertown, P... (more)
Smile for the Train!
It's first run of the evening done, Colebrookdale Railroad 7236 pulls up to East Philadelphia Avenue in Boyertown, Pa., to run around its train in preparation for the second run.
Colebrookdale Railroad 7236 departs Boyertown with a Santa special, the first of two runs on this evening.
Number 52 sits out of service since the line was abandoned in late 2008.
Penn Rail Lines SW900 52, still with its PBNE paint and number sits in Boyertown Yard with PRL GP10 2202.
No. 52 is parked in the Boyertown yard. No. 52 is an ex-Philadelphia, Bethlehem & New England unit.
Double stacked containers to be filled with toxic waste: unusual traffic for a shortline !
My attempt at an artistic shot.