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All Aboard Reading & Northern’s Santa Claus Christmas Special In Pottsville, Pa!

Christmas is special for many reasons but from a railfan’s perspective the holiday’s are a time for trains!… Train around the Christmas tree and lots of full-size Christmas trains!… In keeping with fond traditions, PADCO in conjuction with the Reading, Blue Mountain & Northern and Lehigh Gorge Scenic Railway launched two Santa Claus Specials from […]

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Union Pacific (I.C.E.): The Ice Cold Express At The Railex Distribution Facility In Rotterdam, NY

In 2006 Railex LLC launched service in partnership with the Union Pacific Railroad and CSX between Wallula, Washington¬†and Rotterdam, New York¬†followed in 2008 by a Delano, California, to NY lane, and Jacksonville, Florida service from the west coast in 2014. Railex runs unit trains of 55 large, “Plate F” refrigerated cars. Two additional refrigerated unit-train […]

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