Colebrookdale Railroad GP10 running around its train in Pottstown, Pennsylvania.
Running around the train, 7236 passes the new ticket booth in the former Boyertown yard, now the railroad's loading area. I'm cautious not to use the term "station" as a larger building ... (more)
As he pulls the cut lever on 7236, the conductor of the Snowflake Special gives the hand signal to the engineer telling him to proceed.
Approaching the crossing of Manatawny Drive, Colebrookdale Railroad's snowflake special passes by the foundations of a stone crusher once served by the Reading, off to the right and mostly obscure... (more)
7236 runs what is perhaps the longest straight section on the windy Colebrookdale Branch. The unincorporated village of Glasgow, which was once the home of a prosperous iron forge, had a station a... (more)
Colebrookdale Railroad's "Snowflake Special" coasts into the platform (out of frame to left) in Pottstown's Memorial Park, the southern terminus of the line and future location of new st... (more)
Smile for the Train!
A Railroad not featured enough on RP for sure...I mean who doesn't like a GP10 in these color's, especially with the Blooming Spring Colors.
It's first run of the evening done, Colebrookdale Railroad 7236 pulls up to East Philadelphia Avenue in Boyertown, Pa., to run around its train in preparation for the second run.
Colebrookdale Railroad 7236 crosses Manatawny Creek at Pine Forge, Pa., with an evening Santa Claus train.
Colebrookdale Railroad 7236 departs Boyertown with a Santa special, the first of two runs on this evening.
Colebrookdale 7236 comes through a curve and is about to enter one of the lines many rock cuts.
Colebrookdale Railroads recently painted 7236 makes its way onto the Pine Forge road overpass. The train is on its way to Pottsville with an evening excursion.
In the late afternoon sun, a Colebrookdale Railroad chartered train for the Berks County Community Foundation rounds the curve out of a deep cut south of Colebrookdale. Recently-arrived ex-Pennsy... (more)
The Ole Girl leads the Autumn Splendor Hayride on Rails through the colorful fall countryside of Pennsylvania. Photo by Shawn A Leightcap