The switch lamps at the R&N headquarters in Port Clinton, PA help turn back the clock on this former Reading Railroad part of the R&N line. Here, former Gulf Mobile & Ohio pacific #425 has stopped... (more)
The headlight of R&N #425 emits the only illumination outside of the R&N's steam shops on a very, very early morning in Port Clinton, PA.
Reading and Northern 425 storms through Glen Onoko in the Lehigh Gorge with a photographers special in February 2016. A line of snow squalls kept photographers cold, and busy capturing rare shots ... (more)
With fall pretty much over, and colder temps settling in, I decided to throw back to February 2016 where we see Reading Northern 4-6-2 425 storming across the Hometown High Bridge on the ex CNJ Ne... (more)
All hands on deck! R&N #425's crew is busy getting the former GM&O pacific ready for the afternoon run back to Port Clinton and the Outer Station in Reading, PA.
The pops are singing and R&N #425 has a clear stack as she assaults the grade on Hometown Hill. #425 in this picture is pulling the SD50 and all 13 cars behind her at about 10 mph. If you want a s... (more)
R&N #425 does its best 2-10-2 impression as she storms out of the Reading & Northern's Port Clinton Headquarter's and yards southbound for the Outer Station in Reading, Pennsylvania.
The 425 leads a fall foliage excursion to Jim Thorpe.
The quaint farming village of Hecla, Pennsylvania gets momentarily disturbed by the passing of a Port Clinton Extra crew on October 10, 2018. The PNEX-10 is delivering an empty oil train to the NS... (more)
R&N #425's cylinder cocks emit steam as she eases her way onto the turntable in the early morning hours of October 13th, 2018.
R&N #425's headlight glints off the top of the rails outside of the steam shops of the Reading & Northern on a cold, rainy Fall morning.
R&N #425 in all her glory is ready for another day on the RBM&N.
"Magic": In some ways more than one there's something truly magical about a steam locomotive breaking the silence of a still and quiet morning. This case was no exception as R&N #425 eas... (more)
A cold and dreary morning greets Reading & Northern 425 as she storms out of Port Clinton, working hard to get the train full of excited tourists up to speed on their way to Jim Thorpe for the day... (more)