113's crew prepping it for the day's trips.
CNJ 113 reversing its consist on the second of three trips for the day.
CNJ 113 comes out on a couple occasions yearly. Here the crew prepares to back the engine and its train through minersville, past the towns station
"A Minersville Traffic Jam": CNJ #113 volunteer Brian Wowak monitors the railroad activities at Sunbury St. as the anthracite burning 0-6-0 is hooked up to her train prior to departing s... (more)
CNJ #113 volunteer Tyler Fenderson worked on refilling the oil cups for the air compressor on November 30, 2019.
"Bodyguards": CNJ #113 volunteers and a Reading & Northern employee escorted the 0-6-0 towards the railroad crossing on Sunbury Street in Minersville, PA as she arrived with Santa on Nov... (more)
"Now arriving on Track 1": CNJ #113 pulled into Minersville station in Minersville, PA on November 30, 2019 hauling passengers for the R&N's Santa Claus specials...
"Steam Dreams": CNJ #113 backed out of her home in Minersville, Pennsylvania on November 30, 2019 as she prepped for another year of hauling the Reading & Northern's Santa Claus Specials... (more)
An anthracite Christmas in Minersville, Pennsylvania...
"Figures in the Fog": CNJ #113 warmed up her cylinders on the morning of November 30, 2019 outside of Minersville station in Minersville, Pennsylvania.
"Every last drop counts...": CNJ #113 Volunteer Christopher Hohman oiled various lubrication points on the running gear of the anthracite burning 0-6-0 outside of Minersville, Pennsylvan... (more)
Jake Pothering walked the tight rope to check a few odds and ends on CNJ #113 prior to a day of Santa Claus Specials on November 30, 2019.
CNJ #113 posing for photos before pulling its first "Santa Train" excursion of the day.
CNJ #113 nearing Minersville during its annual "Santa Train" excursions.
Coal railroad, coal country, coal locomotive. CNJ No. 113 on Santa Train duty. She is chunky and all guts.