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N Scale: PRR T1 Announced

T1Equipped with full sound, smoke, and Rolling Thunder for DC and DCC, this unique locomotive will be a sure crowd pleaser.  The Pennsylvania Railroad T1 4-4-4-4-4 may look and sound like an articulated locomotive, but it really was a rigid frame ...
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$50,000 Matching Grant Challenge Kicks Off Campaign For Locomotive Preservation

A special $50,000 matching fund challenge has kicked off a $250,000 Ready For The Roundhouse fundraising campaign for the preservation of five historic Pennsylvania Railroad steam locomotives at the Railroad Museum of Pennsylvania. ...
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PRRT&HS: Autumn Keystone Published

prrT he Pennsylvania Railroad Technical & Historical Society has published the Autumn 2016 issue of its flagship magazine, The Keystone. News items include: Preservation of Glencoe, MD, PRR Station Rare Re-Platforming Through Paoli Governor Announ...
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New Book: Pennsylvania Railroad - Lines West - Erie & Pittsburgh Branch

EP CoverThe Pennsylvania Railroad Technical & Historical Society (PRRT&HS) has published Pennsylvania Railroad - Lines West - Erie & Pittsburgh Branch, the long-awaited work of Alan B. Buchan. After over 20 years of research, writing and collecti...
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PRRT&HS: Northern Central Chapter Meeting Slated

northerncentralThe Northern Central Chapter of the PRRT&HS will meet on September 11, 2016, at the Railroad Museum of Pennsylvania in Strasburg, Pa. The group will meet in the lobby at noon; the museum is open until 5 p.m. Non-members are welcome to join us. Ad...
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