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  • Discussion Related to the Reading Company 1833-1976 and it's predecessors Philadelphia and Reading Rail Road and then the Philadelphia and Reading Railway.
Discussion Related to the Reading Company 1833-1976 and it's predecessors Philadelphia and Reading Rail Road and then the Philadelphia and Reading Railway.

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Freight ops on Newtown Branch 1960s/1970s
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Non-commuter Passenger Equipment
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Is this the last Reading RR water tank standing?
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INTERESTING WEBSITE FOR READING HISTORY
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RDG to Trenton?
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Bridgeport Engine Servicing 1963
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Germantown Stations
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Tamaqua East Coal Trains 1950's
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A line that never was...
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Reading Terminal - 30 years after the last train
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Preservation of Shawmont Station
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New Shawmont Video Presentation
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The Reading’s magnificent K1 class locomotives
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MU assignments in Conrail days
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---> 1976-2016: 40 Years Since the Reading's End <---
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Blueliner MU 9101-9138
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Roelofs, PA Track Pans
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Anybody has any track Diagrams of the reading trackage?
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Obscure Newtown Branch schedule question
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Location of attached loco photo in Pottstown ???
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Reading's Catawissa Branch
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PN&NY
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Telegraph Systems
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Reading Company Cat pole 8/9 location
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Reading's two lines to Norristown/Abrams
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900 Class FP7s in Freight Service
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Richmond Branch mystery
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Amtrak 2014 Autumn Express on Reading lines!
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Reading Budd-Micheline Rail Car
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Shawmont Station
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Freight on Chestnut Hill Branch
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Frackville track north of St Clair Yard question
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Reading RR Track maps - Neshaminy to WT
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Swatara Depot in Schuylkill County?
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Reading Blueliner dimensions
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Private Crossing Sign
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Wanamaker Kempton & Southern Steam Railroad Opens
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Lurgan Tower
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Reading "Heritage Unit" on home rails!
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Pillar crane drawings/photos?
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Union Street Interlocking, Allentown,PA
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Willow & Noble Street Branch
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Reading Museum!
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Reading Stony Creek Branch
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Looking for Photo/Description of Locomotive used 1859-1862
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West trenton rail bridge turns 100 today?
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Symbol Freights on the Bethlehem Branch
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Stations on Reading's Grenloch Branch
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Franklin Street Station in Reading to be restored
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HO T-1 Announced
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Water 5 feet deep in Communipaw terminal from Sandy
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RDG - Dauphin & Susquehanna
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Mystery electrified RDG branch
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RDG Track Numbering
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Reading Heritage Unit Out
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1834 drawing, PG&N (Reading RR) Wissahickon Creek
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Phila. & Rdg. on Shorpy
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Reading 2100 steam locomotive status
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Hazleton Area Ripe for GoogleEarth Annotation
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diesels of the reading company volume 1
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RDG Russian Decapods
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"Peoples Railroad" at Pottsville
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Reading FA-1 found
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RDG Stony Creek Branch
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Reading B Unit End Lettering
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Reading dockside warehouse in Philadelphia
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RDG's Rausch Creek station
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Former Reading car #2060 being moved
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Abandoned RDG branch in North Philly
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RDG Chester Valley Branch
by John Johnstone  - 
1 Replies 
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Reading Company Bridgeport, Pa. 1964
by David Hutchinson  - 
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Reading's Herndon line?
by Highball116  - 
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train derailment reserch in 1941
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 by J.RedHawk
 

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