• Loram Rail Grinder on the Reading & Northern

  • The Reading Blue Mountain and Northern Railroad (reporting mark RBMN) (a.k.a. Reading and Northern Railroad) is a regional railroad operating in eastern Pennsylvania. Website: http://www.rbmnrr.com/" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;
The Reading Blue Mountain and Northern Railroad (reporting mark RBMN) (a.k.a. Reading and Northern Railroad) is a regional railroad operating in eastern Pennsylvania. Website: http://www.rbmnrr.com/" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;
  by mst145
 
The rail grinder was working Reading & Northern's Main Line from CP Belt to Haucks the past 2 nights. This was the first time a rail grinder was ever on this section of track. Here are some photos & videos:

Rail grinder in the Tamaqua Yard:
http://mst145.rrpicturearchives.net/sho ... id=1628192

3055 passing the rail grinder:
http://mst145.rrpicturearchives.net/sho ... id=1628212

Heading towards the main line from the yard track:
http://mst145.rrpicturearchives.net/sho ... id=1629228

Side view:
http://mst145.rrpicturearchives.net/sho ... id=1629229

Loram caboose:
http://mst145.rrpicturearchives.net/sho ... id=1629231

Videos:
Hecla:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OIiCN4RLFzQ

First pass at Atlas:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SUMUWXABYBU

Second pass at Atlas:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=388DaV8TBec

M.T.