Summer of 2020, Side by Side. Before the first trip on August 15, 2020, Reading and Northern Railroad fans were treated to a nice impromptu photo shoot. RBMN 425 (Baldwin, 4-6-2) was gettin... (more)
Jim Thorpe is a bustling tourist town nestled within the scenic mountains of Northeastern Pennsylvania. A railroad, the Lehigh Gorge Scenic Railway, with an accompanying steam locomotive completes... (more)
Reading & Northern #425 and EMD SD-50 #5018 pose side by side in front of the "witch's hat" of the Jim Thorpe Train Station. 5018 was acquired in 2019, and was repainted just before this... (more)
RBMN 2013 departs Jim Thorpe station with the first Lehigh Gorge Scenic Railway train of the day. RBMN 425 Baldwin 4-6-2 and RBMN SD50-2 are on display on yard tracks.
Diesels With Saftey Stripes
The Lehigh Gorge Railway Bike Train arrives back at Jim Thorpe Station with an ex-NS GP38 with a previously proprietary "Admiral Cab." To the right of the Bik... (more)
The 425 excursion backs into Jim Thorpe Station after it's 1:00PM excursion as newly acquired ex-CSX SD50-2 sits in display with the new paint scheme that all 4 of the railr... (more)
In about a month from now, the Lehigh Gorge Scenic Railway will be closing, on November 25th, 2019. In this photo we see one of the ‘scenic trains’ departing from the Jim Thorpe station, led by RB... (more)
Reading and Northern NRFF brings its train south past the former CNJ station at Jim Thorpe to be dropped north of Packerton Yard for pickup by PIFF.
RBMN GP39RN number 2535 makes its first run around move at the Jim Thorpe Station after making its first trip into the Lehigh Gorge, for the Lehigh Gorge Secnic Railroad after being rebuilt by the... (more)
RBMN Geeps layover at Jim Thorpe for the weekend passenger trains.
RBMN 9166 and 9168 are seen storming into the station as the passengers look at the train back to Pottsville with drop offs in Tamaqua and Schuylkill Haven.
A portrait of R&N Baldwin 4-6-2 "Pacific" #425 at night in Jim Thorpe, PA. This picture could have been taken decades ago! A Lerro Productions / Lerro Photography charter.
Wilkes-Barre by Nightfall!
A late evening train from Allentown, PA arrives at Jim Thorpe, PA, taking pause before continuing on through to Wilkes-Barre, PA.
A Lerro Producti... (more)
Having received clearance for departure, the engineer throttles No. 425 and pulls out of the station at Jim Thorpe early one cool February morning, bound for Port Clint... (more)
R&N #425 makes an extended stop at the station in Jim Thorpe giving time for the crew to catch up on the day's activities. Just earlier, the scene was full of activity until the change from snow ... (more)