• Reading Perkiomen Branch

  • 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.

Moderator: Franklin Gowen

  by jrevans
 
nydepot wrote:Is the branch still used south of Emmaus and through Dillinger Tunnel?
Yes. The East Penn Railway still services the Perkiomen branch down to Pennsburg, via Emmaus and through the Dillinger Tunnel.

They keep two locomotives at the end of the line in Pennsburg, right next to Route 663.
  by nydepot
 
Thank you.