Detail shot of #142's smokebox.
#142 assumes a classic "high iron" pose as she awaits departure time.
#142 backs down the line (away from the camera!) with a mid-afternoon excursion.
#142 stands ready to depart Lehigh Junction with the last passenger train of the day.
#142 passes a small grove of colorful wildflowers as she nears the end of her short romp along the scenic Delaware River.
#142 is framed by dense foliage as she approaches a road crossing near Carpentersville. Though the leaves have not yet begun to show their colors, fall is still in the air.
#142 passes another relic from days gone by as she makes her way southbound through the small town of Carpentersville at a brisk pace.
#142 is reflected in a puddle on a narrow lane paralleling the tracks. The morning showers eventually gave way to sunshine on this warm afternoon in late-September.
Though #142 may have been built in China a mere eighteen years ago, this scene could easily depict a mixed freight train on a rural branchline in the 1940s.