PRRT&HS Annual Meeting -- Day Three

Sorry, no photos tonight... I'm beat! Very long day. This convention has had one of the best presentation schedules I can recall. I went to three presentations in the morning and three in the afternoon. I think six is a record for me and this event i...
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PRRT&HS Annual Meeting -- Day Two


Recommendation for railfanning was to head an hour north to Marion, Ohio. The passenger station there has been restored, along with a tower, and it sits at a major junction featuring eight diamonds! Three dual track mains cross at this location. Head...
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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 Budget...
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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 Dennis...
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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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