List of Pennsylvania railroads
The following railroads operate in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania.
Amtrak derailment: 7 injured in Vermont
An Amtrak passenger train derailed in Northfield, Vermont, injuring seven people, officials said. There were no fatalities.Dana Huoppi, a spokeswoman with the Montpelier Fire Department, said at least...
Across the USA by Train for Just $213
Turns out, you don’t need a car to see America. Traveling coast-to-coast across the United States by train is one of the world’s greatest travel experiences. Amazingly, it’s also one of the world’s gr...
50+ Hurt After Amtrak Train Derails, Rolls on Side in Philadelphia
At least 50 people were hurt after an Amtrak train, carrying approximately 238 passengers and five crew members, derailed and rolled onto its side in the Frankford section of Philadelphia Tuesday nigh...
CSX Transportation
CSX Transportation (reporting mark CSXT) is a Class I railroad in the United States. The main subsidiary of the CSX Corporation, the railroad is headquartered in Jacksonville, Florida, and owns about ...
CSX Transportation - Wikipedia
Amtrak derailment: 7 injured in Vermont
An Amtrak passenger train derailed in Northfield, Vermont, injuring seven people, officials said. There were no fatalities.Dana Huoppi, a spokeswoman with the Montpelier Fire Department, said at least...
East Penn Railroad
The East Penn Railroad (reporting mark ESPN) is a short-line railroad that operates a number of mostly-unconnected lines in the U.S. states of Pennsylvania and Delaware. Except for two industrial park...
East Penn Railroad - Wikipedia
R.J. Corman Railroad/Pennsylvania Lines
R.J. Corman Railroad/Pennsylvania Lines (reporting mark RJCP) is a railroad in the R.J. Corman Railroad Group, operating a number of lines in central Pennsylvania. It primarily carries coal between mi...
Backwards Tunnel
Backwards Tunnel, also known as the Ogdensburg Railroad Arch, is located in Ogdensburg, Sussex County, New Jersey, United States. The tunnel was added to the National Register of Historic Places on De...
Backwards Tunnel - Wikipedia
Edgewater Tunnel
The Edgewater Tunnel is a former railroad tunnel through the Hudson Palisades in eastern Bergen County, New Jersey in the United States. Originally opened in 1894 it was built by the New York, Susqueh...
Strasburg Rail Road
The Strasburg Rail Road (reporting mark SRC) is a heritage railroad located near Strasburg, Pennsylvania, operating excursion trains hauled by steam locomotives in the heart of Pennsylvania Dutch Coun...
Strasburg Rail Road - Wikipedia
List of Amtrak stations
This is a list of train stations and Thruway Motorcoach stops used by Amtrak (the National Railroad Passenger Corporation in the United States). This list is in alphabetical order by station or stop n...
List of Amtrak stations - Wikipedia
Pennsylvania Trolley Museum
The Pennsylvania Trolley Museum, located at 1 Museum Road, Washington, Pennsylvania, is a museum dedicated to trolleys and includes several restored examples.
The origin of the museum can be trace...
Pennsylvania Trolley Museum - Wikipedia
York Railway
The York Railway (reporting mark YRC) is a shortline railroad operating 42 miles (68 km) of track in and near York, Pennsylvania. The company was created in 1999 through a consolidation of Yorkra...
York Railway - Wikipedia
Nittany and Bald Eagle Railroad
The Nittany and Bald Eagle Railroad (reporting mark NBER) is a short line railroad that operates 70 miles (110 km) of track in Blair, Centre, and Clinton counties in Pennsylvania in the United St...
Nittany and Bald Eagle Railroad - Wikipedia
New York, Susquehanna and Western Railway
The New York, Susquehanna & Western Railway (reporting mark NYSW) (a.k.a. the Susie-Q or the Susquehanna) is a Class II American freight railway operating over 500 miles (800 km) of trac...
New York, Susquehanna and Western Railway - Wikipedia
Susquehanna, Bloomsburg, and Berwick Railroad
The Susquehanna, Bloomsburg, and Berwick Railroad, also known as the SB&B Railroad or the Weak and Weary Railroad, which referred to the fact that it was not a financial success, was a railroad i...
Canadian Pacific Limited
Canadian Pacific Limited was created in 1971 to own properties formerly owned by Canadian Pacific Railway, a transportation and mining giant in Canada. In October 2001, CP decided to spin off the rema...
Canadian Pacific Limited - Wikipedia
Thoroughbred Shortline Program
The Thoroughbred Shortline Program was a system of shortline creation devised by Norfolk Southern in the late 1980s. It involved an alternative to the typical practice of a Class I railroad selling ra...
Turtle Creek Industrial Railroad
The Turtle Creek Industrial Railroad (reporting mark TCKR) is a short line railroad that operates in Pennsylvania. It is a wholly owned subsidiary of the Dura-Bond Corporation of Export, Pennsylvania....
West Chester Railroad
The West Chester Railroad is a privately owned and operated tourist railroad that runs between Market Street in West Chester, Pennsylvania, in Chester County, and the village of Glen Mills, Pennsylvan...
West Chester Railroad - Wikipedia
Pittsburgh, Allegheny and McKees Rocks Railroad
The Pittsburgh, Allegheny and McKees Rocks Railroad (reporting mark PAM) is a switching railroad that serves industrial complexes in McKees Rocks, Pennsylvania. It formerly served the Baltimore and...
Maryland Midland Railway
The Maryland Midland Railway (reporting mark MMID) is a Class III short-line railroad operating about 63 miles of track in central Maryland. It was originally headquartered in the former Western Maryl...
Maryland Midland Railway - Wikipedia
Alphabet Route
The Alphabet Route was a coalition of railroads connecting the Midwest United States with the Northeast, as a freight alternate to the four major systems - the Pennsylvania Railroad, New York Central ...
Vanceboro international bridge bombing
67°25′39″W / 45.564011°N 67.427452°W / 45.564011; -67.427452The 1915 Vanceboro international bridge bombing was an attempt to destroy the Saint Croix-Vanceboro Railway Bridge ...
Vanceboro international bridge bombing - Wikipedia
Lake Erie, Franklin and Clarion Railroad
The Lake Erie, Franklin, and Clarion Railroad (reporting mark LEF) was a fifteen mile long short line that ran from a Conrail connection at Summerville, Pennsylvania, to Clarion, Pennsylvania, the cou...
Lake Erie, Franklin and Clarion Railroad - Wikipedia
Wanamaker, Kempton and Southern Railroad
The Wanamaker, Kempton & Southern, Inc. (WK&S) is a privately owned heritage railroad company in Kempton, Pennsylvania. The company was founded in 1963 and operates over a landlocked remnant o...
Wanamaker, Kempton and Southern Railroad - Wikipedia
Kiski Junction Railroad
The Kiski Junction Railroad (reporting mark KJR) is a short-line railroad that operates in Western Pennsylvania near the city of Pittsburgh. The railroad is based in the small community of Schenley w...