Reading & Northern #425 had reached the top of the grade at Haucks on October 19, 2019. From here, it is a steady downgrade ride into Jim Thorpe.
The Anthracite Railroads Historical Society 1989 convention excursion with the first run of the groups restored CNJ 56 EMD F3 arrives at Haucks, PA. The excursion ran from Jim Thorpe to Haucks and... (more)
The West Hazleton Fast Freight drops downgrade at Haucks, where the Hazleton Line (former RDG Catawissa Branch) joins the Main Line to Reading.
R&N's West Hazleton Fast Freight takes a medium clear signal onto the Main Line at Haucks as it works its way to Reading on former Reading rails.
425 slows to 15 mph
The Reading & Northern's 4-6-2 Pacific #425 pulls their annual Autumn Leaf Train Excursions from Port Clinton to Jim Thorpe and return, here we see them at Haucks.
Happy Halloween. After performing a few runbys at the wye, Reading & Northern back the special excursion to Jim Thorpe, passing this pumpkin patch in Haucks. Note the low-hanging clouds obs... (more)
Reading & Northern's Autumn Leaf Excursion en route to Jim Thorpe. View more of my photos at http://mst145.rrpicturearchives.net
The Reading and Northern's 425 is back in service. She is seen here with a private train heading south through Haucks, PA.