Reading and Northern NRFF departs North Reading Yard across the Peacock's Lock Viaduct over the Schuylkill River with two former CSX SD50s leading one of the railroad's former Santa Fe GP30s.
425 and the crew are on their return trip from Jim Thorpe on one of Reading Blue Mountain and Northern's Fall Foliage excursions. I'd love to give more info on the location, but I was merely a fol... (more)
Classic switch lamps dot the yard at the Reading & Northern's Outer Station in Reading, Pennsylvania. Add a steam locomotive into the mix, such as former Gulf Mobile & Ohio pacific #425 in some ni... (more)
"Frosty": Reading & Northern #425 simmers on the turntable lead on a cold Christmas Eve 2019 morning outside of Port Clinton, Pennsylvania.
Reading & Northern #425 blew down her boiler on the mainline outside of her home in Port Clinton, PA on the cold but clear morning of December 24, 2019 sending last year's fallen leaves for a stea... (more)
"Station Scenes": Back lit against the morning sun, ex-Gulf Mobile & Ohio pacific #425 met her train at the Reading Outer Station in Reading, PA on December 24, 2019. For the entire mont... (more)
RBMN 802 pulls a cut of loads from the interchange with Norfolk Southern in Taylor, PA
Frigid and sub-zero centigrade temperatures have frozen water runoff on the rock formations outside of the Reading & Northern’s steam shops in Port Clinton, Pennsylvania as the former Gulf Mobile ... (more)
"Steaming Across Greenwood Lake"
"The After Thought"
"Majestic": Reading & Northern #425's headlight beam provides some illumination on the early morning of December 24, 2019. Engineer Shane Frederickson chats with his son Ryan Frederickso... (more)
Engineer Shane Frederickson warms up ex-GM&O #425's cross compound air pump on the cold morning of December 24, 2019.
The Reading & Northern's newly painted EMD F9 #270 sits on display at Outer Station in Reading, PA. This is one of the former Norfolk Southern executive train units which along with B unit #275 wa... (more)
CNJ #113 races towards Minersville, PA on the evening of November 30, 2019 on the welded track outside of Schuylkill Haven, Pennsylvania.
A pair of former CSX/Seaboard SD50s RBMN 5019 and 5021 lead a manifest train about to enter the tunnel at Tamaqua on a foggy, misty afternoon.