Montour Railroad 




Montour Railroad

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This web site is dedicated to preserving the memory of the Montour Railroad. 

 
 

 

Gene P. Schaeffer is pleased to announce the publication of a new book about the 

Montour Railroad.

 

Order your copy TODAY! click here for more details.



Thank you to all who sent in donations to the web site to keep it running for another year!

Visit the discussions on the Montour Railroad Historical Society Discussion Group and visit the Society Homepage for additional photos, discussions and more. 





UPDATE 5-Oct-2018

Article by Foster Doak on W. PA railroading.
UPDATE 2-May-2018

Fixed the Gallery, the photos are back.
UPDATE 16-Apr-2018

Added more History Columns from the Trail Newslatter by Bryan Seip
UPDATE 11-Jan-2018

New image of the restored engine 25 bell from Dave Nagel
UPDATE 1-Mar-2017

Sad tale about Montour 4 from Long Ago by Kevin Arceneaux

Please contact me if you have any information. I am looking for old photos, stories and whatever else might be available. Don't forget to check out the Yahoo Montour Railroad Group, photos, discussions and more.

ken.caine@montourrr.com



You can buy the ORIGINAL Gene P. Schaeffer's book on the Montour Railroad here 
http://www.bethlehemcarworks.com/Products/Books/books.html.

For Gene's new book, see New Montour Railroad Book.

(We're not affiliated with Bethlehmecarsworks.com)