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Architectural Firm Named for Railroad Museum of Pennsylvania Roundhouse Design

The architectural firm of Erdy McHenry, Philadelphia, has been engaged by the Pennsylvania Department of General Services to design a roundhouse at the Railroad Museum of Pennsylvania in Strasburg. On June 3, 2010, the Governor's Office of the Bud...
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Book: The Wreck of the Red Arrow

The Wreck of the Red Arrow: An American Train Tragedy “Just after 3 am on February 18, 1947, a crack passenger train of the Pennsylvania Railroad pierced the fog and frigid air in the Allegheny Mountains of Pennsylvania.”   Society member Den...
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New Issue of PRRT&HS eNews Published

The August 2010 issue of the Keystone e-News has been published by the Pennsylvania Railroad Technical & Historical Society. See http://www.prrths.com/E%20News/PRR_e-News.html.
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PRRT&HS eStore Now Open

From Al Buchan, society president... All books, back issues of "The Keystone," memberships and donations are all possible at our new e-STORE, now listed on the Society's website and also here: http://www.prrths.com/estore/.
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ND Cabin Car No. 478396 Restored

The Railroad Museum of Pennsylvania recently completed a restoration of the historic Pennsylvania Railroad ND cabin car No. 478396. Built in the Altoona Shops in 1913, No. 478396 was one of the last four-wheeled "bobber" style cabin cars in use. N...
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