Riding behind Reading T-1 No. 2102 in 1985, from Temple, PA to Jim Thorpe, PA. The trip commemorated the 40th anniversary of the building of the first T-1 in the Reading Shops in 1945.
NKP #765 highballs through Allentown, PA captured at dusk in a zoom pan at 1/8th!>
NS K34 departs Allentown Yard with a BNSF-NS-BNSF consist amid some fall color at CP BURN. K34 is a turn job from Abrams Yard (near Philadelphia) to Allentown, PA.
NS 1073 Penn Central Heritage leads the NS 64j into CP Burn as it makes it's first run to eastern Pa during the night. Her first run over the lehigh line points her toward CP Burn, heading to NJ... (more)
W4A, an extra section of 34A begins to accelerate from a stop signal at CP BURN with a Conrail blue SD60i in charge of a seven unit lashup.
W4A, an extra section of 34A begins to accelerate from a stop signal at CP BURN as an NS MOW foreman puts track car 899522 on the rails for an inspection run.
38G rests at CP Burn with three Norfolk Southern Dash 9's. The reading line was a little clogged this morning due to 11J having engine trouble and having to stop near Macungie.
NS 24w Blast through CP Burn
NS train 38G waits at CP Burn for the conductor and conductor trainee to arrive after performing the brake test.
NS manifest 35A rolls west into the Reading Line out of Allentown Yard led by a pair of aging EMDs and a newer GE. The dismantling of the old tower that was a fixture in the A-town skyline for so ... (more)
NS mixed freight 41T led by pair of CN dash 9s heads west on the Reading Line past the old tank, soon to be gone from Allentown's skyline.
NS manifest 48G heads west on the Reading line with newbie primer unit with Union Pacific and BNSF power to boot. The tower behind shows progress in it's demise, as the dismantling is evident.