Reading Perkiomen Branch

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Re: Reading Perkiomen Branch

Postby jrevans » Thu Jul 12, 2018 9:11 pm

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.
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Re: Reading Perkiomen Branch

Postby nydepot » Fri Jul 13, 2018 12:18 pm

Thank you.
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