Web Site Maintenance Slated

Over the next seven to ten days, several instances of maintenances will be occurring on the servers providing services for PENNSYRR.COM , ALPHABETROUTE.COM , and THEMODELRAILROADOPENHOUSE.COM . During these maintenance windows the servers may not res...
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Bethlehem Steel's Naginey Quarry Shipments

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The Bethlehem Steel Company owned a large quarry at Naginey on the Milroy Secondary outside of Lewistown, Pa. The quarry was rail-served until Hurricane Agnes destroyed much of the line in 1972 and it proved too expensive to repair. Several years ago...
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PRRT&HS: Summer Issue of "The Keystone" Published

The Pennsylvania Railroad Technical & Historical Society (PRRT&HS) has published the Summer 2017 issue (Vol. 50, No. 2) of The Keystone . Articles include: Black River & Western Restores H31 Hopper Car Restoration of LEONARD CALVERT PRRT&...
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90TH ANNIVERSARY OF FAMED "LINDBERGH SPECIAL" RUN


The  Railroad Museum of Pennsylvania  marks the 90th anniversary on Sunday, June 11 of the famed "Lindbergh Special"run, headed by one of the historic locomotives in the Museum's premier collection, Pennsylvania Railroad E6s Atlantic No. 46...
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Book: "A Compendium of Model Railroad Operations"

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All model railroaders, whether expert or beginner, will find a wealth of useful information in the OpSIG ’s second publication, "A Compendium of Model RailRoad Operations – From Design to Implementation". A complete guide to all things operations, Op...
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