Update on Steam Into History

Here's an update on the Steam Into History project, which is bringing steam railroading back to the former Northern Central Branch of the PRR...

image002"Staff and volunteers for Steam Into History are busy and working hard to meet the June deadline for our opening.  Last week the York #17 was tested at the Fox River Trolley Museum in South Elgin, Illinois.  Kloke Locomotive Works is busy working on a punch list.  Once that is complete the train will travel by truck to New Freedom around May 20.  I hope to get a note out prior to arrival so you will be one of the first to know when the steam engine will arrive.   If you follow us on facebook there will be updates posted there as well. 

 

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Historic Hanover Junction Station Clock Sells At Auction


Earlier this evening, the station clock from Hanover Junction station sold at auction in Abbottstown, Pa. Hanover Junction was on the former Northern Central Railway between Baltimore and York. The station was restored about ten years ago. The clock ...
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"Steam Into History" to Revive Northern Central Line


Hanover Junction, on the Steam Into History route. At the quarterly meeting of the Northern Central Chapter of the PRRT&HS, representatives of Steam Into History previewed their plans to revive rail activity on the PRR's former Northern Central B...
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