R&N #425 just about tears the railroad town of Tamaqua apart by her loud, crisp exhaust as she continues her way north on the first leg of a Fall Foliage special.
The 425 leads a fall foliage excursion to Jim Thorpe.
Racing down the mountain ahead of R&N 425, a pair of Budd RDC's cruise through Tamaqua, recreating the scene played out so many years ago when the Reading replaced all passenger service outside of... (more)
Reading and Northern 425 works the grade after clearing High Bridge on the way back to Port Clinton.
The Highbridge425 walks across the 161 feet tall, 981 feet long ex-CNJ Highbridge above the Little Schuylkill River in the prime of golden hour. The location for the angle opposite ... (more)
With its characteristic emulation of the sound of a Boeing 737 at takeoff, the 425 nears the top of the grade out of Tamaqua, hammering the 140-pound jointed rails of the old Reading Railroad.
Reading & Northern 2530 on the rear of a Jim Thorpe to Hometown High Bridge excursion.
The first annual Reading and Northern Autumn Leaf excursion arrives at Jim Thorpe, PA, with Pacific 425 and SD40-2 3052 lead the way towards the station, which lies just around the corner.
Reading & Northern's southbound freight train NRFF rolls along Greenwood Lake near Hometown, PA with a pair of clean SD40-2s on a beautiful early fall day in October 2017.
"Jim Thorpe Arrival"
An early morning wake up call finds me outside of the Reading & Northern steam shops in Port Clinton, PA on October 13th, 2018. R&N #425 has just woken up from her slumber and with most of her 210... (more)
One of the RBMN's diesels eases the passenger train to a stop for the real star of the day, 4-6-2 #425, to couple up while a crowd of passengers boards to take a ride to Jim Thorpe.