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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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Reading ETT Abbreviation
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Need Picture Help!!!!!!!!!!
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Reading RR Clarks Valley (or Clark Valley) Branch
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Reading Railroad 16th Iron Horse Ramble
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Headlights on Reading RS-3's
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ex-CNJ cab control cars
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RDG Valley Forge Siding?
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Ephrata Station and Branch
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Power bus bar connector on roof of RDG MU's
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Reading class Q-1C tank engines
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Ashley Planes Question
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RDG 15 at Philadelphia enroute to RCT&HS
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Macungie PA Industries
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Status of the RDG F-units 902-903
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Surviving RDG Stations
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Anthracite Railroad Resources
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RCT&HS GP-7 Arrives at new museum
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The passing of Railroad Photographer Scott Hertel
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Reading PA Passenger Service
by John Johnstone  - 
12 Replies 
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RDG's 20th Street Grain Elevator
by glenonoko  - 
0 Replies 
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Reading Terminal Track 13
by John Johnstone  - 
6 Replies 
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Help needed with RDG Philly Terminal pictures
by bufetfan  - 
15 Replies 
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RDG "Bee Line Service" only on 6-axle units?
by Rick Abramson  - 
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The Reading - Abrams through Philly
by StephenJohnson  - 
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C&F Branch to Rittenhouse Gap/Seisholtzville
by frankgaron2  - 
23 Replies 
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RDG Colebrookdale Branch status
by frankgaron2  - 
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RDG old Norristown Branch
by John Johnstone  - 
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Former RDG line through St. Clair to Frackville
by carajul  - 
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Reading Co./Bethlehem Crossing Signal info needed
by greenwichlirr  - 
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Reading Co. Video Footage - A Must See!
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Looking for track diagram of RDG Wayne Jct.
by ex Budd man  - 
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looking for old maps of reading, pa
by Tom_E_Reynolds  - 
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South Plains NJ CR531 (Park Ave.) Overpass
by Bevans  - 
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C&F Branch to Haafsville
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Reading Paint Scheme
by gawlikfj  - 
3 Replies 
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Old Station Photos
by John Johnstone  - 
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Photos of Vineland Ave. Station
by WaitinginSJ  - 
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The new RDG Museum in Hamburg - worth a visit?
by motor  - 
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old Phila & Rdg car and plane
by JimBoylan  - 
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Reading Rail Road Car For Sale
by Schuylkill Valley  - 
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West Reading Branch
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Reading and B&O trains on the CNJ
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Hiking the Newtown Branch
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Looking for 1920s RDG Newtown schedules
by dave-a  - 
10 Replies 
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Rdg-era signaling coming down on SEPTA
by RDGAndrew  - 
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Reading train numbering system
by just plain craig  - 
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Construction on the RDG Chester Valley Branch
by davemattfan5  - 
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RDG turntable at Lansdale
by theWatusi  - 
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RDG Iron Horse Ramble, 50th Anniversary
by westernfalls  - 
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RDG Port Richmond and Tulip Street roundhouse
by RDGTRANSMUSEUM  - 
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Reading Company MU #800
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Reading Steam Number Plate Dimension?
by Richard Glueck  - 
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Reading Camelback traits?
by Richard Glueck  - 
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Lancaster Downtown Terminal - Information Wanted
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Trainline/Telegraph on the Reading
by jfrey40535  - 
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R&N Discontinuing Hamburg-Leesport Line
by mst145  - 
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What Were the Roles of the Towers Along the New York Line?
by ReadingCrusader  - 
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Package deliveries from Reading Terminal
by ExCon90  - 
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Reading Diner 1186
by glennk419  - 
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Could the Reading have survived to the present day?
by rrfoose  - 
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Rambles On The Reading 1959
by Schuylkill Valley  - 
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 by RDGTRANSMUSEUM
 
Former RDG Valley Forge Station renovations
by theWatusi  - 
0 Replies 
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 by theWatusi
 
When was your last ride on the RDG to/from Reading?
by motor  - 
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Reading trains out of Jersey City
by firthorfifth06  - 
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Help needed
by BaltOhio  - 
2 Replies 
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Royersford-Spring City, PA
by RV History Buff  - 
8 Replies 
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Glenside wye - anyone know details?
by RDGAndrew  - 
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34 Replies 
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American Street running - Philadelphia
by Pacobell73  - 
8 Replies 
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 by glenonoko
 
Reading Company Locomotive Original Bell No 1187 video
by Schuylkill Valley  - 
0 Replies 
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Reading Shamokin Division research
by jadebullet2  - 
3 Replies 
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Berks County purchases rail spur for $1.35 million
by Schuylkill Valley  - 
0 Replies 
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"Latshaw" on 1948 Reading system map?
by KillerB  - 
1 Replies 
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 by glenonoko
 
Looseleaf Book About the Reading Available
by Caseyjim  - 
0 Replies 
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 by Caseyjim
 
MORE Surviving RDG Stations
by kp5308  - 
1 Replies 
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 by Kaback9
 
Reading FP7 Excursion - Oct. 2007
by Otto Vondrak  - 
5 Replies 
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Ex-RDG South Bethlehem Rail Service
by jfrey40535  - 
7 Replies 
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 by rwk
 
Reading stuff at Temple and...
by D&H557  - 
8 Replies 
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Reading Co. Gondola Decals Now Available in HO Scale!
by Tom Jacobs  - 
1 Replies 
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Restoration of CNJ "Blue Comet" route to AC?
by Njt4300  - 
41 Replies 
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 by Kaback9
 
3640 Restoration Project
by RDG Diesel  - 
17 Replies 
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Heckscherville, PA
by mst145  - 
0 Replies 
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Reading Camelback Images (My Dad's Stuff)
by erielackawanna  - 
0 Replies 
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 by erielackawanna
 
RDG Bethlehem Branch Being Ripped Up...
by frankgaron2  - 
1 Replies 
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 by glennk419
 
Current traffic on RDG main through New Jersey
by LBWaveDude  - 
1 Replies 
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 by hioo1
 
RDG station restoration in Quakertown
by trainwayne1  - 
2 Replies 
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 by RDG467
 
McMyler Sidecar Dumper?
by Bethlehem_Branch  - 
6 Replies 
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 by John_Henry
 
Cab Signals on the Reading?
by amtrakhogger  - 
10 Replies 
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 by amtrakhogger
 
King Coal Consist
by KillerB  - 
3 Replies 
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 by JJSmith
 
Reading Modeler Photo Contest!
by Tom Jacobs  - 
0 Replies 
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 by Tom Jacobs
 
Signal Bridge
by IRN750  - 
2 Replies 
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 by IRN750
 
Engine numbers 167, 265, and 278 - Newtown branch
by dave-a  - 
10 Replies 
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 by dave-a
 
Old plans, mostly New Hope branch.
by JimBoylan  - 
1 Replies 
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 by theWatusi
 
Olney Station demolition planned..
by RDG467  - 
10 Replies 
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 by dave-a
 
Reading Freight Under Catenary
by StephenJohnson  - 
6 Replies 
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 by scotty269
 
RDG #15 donated to RCT&HS
by kp5308  - 
5 Replies 
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 by geep39
 
Question - Locomotive Assignments
by Tom Jacobs  - 
2 Replies 
 1280 Views
 by David Hutchinson
 
Origin of a rumor about a Reading camelback in Cuba.
by EugeneV.Debs  - 
3 Replies 
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 by RDGTRANSMUSEUM