Date(s) - Saturday, May 20, 2017
Christiana Freight Station 10 Railroad Ave. Christiana, PA 17509
Location: Christiana Freight Station, Christiana, PA (approximately 5 miles south of Gap, PA).
The Lancaster Chapter of the NRHS is the owner of the restored 1882 PRR freight station. The station
features a train watching deck on the Amtrak Keystone corridor at milepost 48.5. Onsite is a Conrail N7E
caboose undergoing restoration. The station is handicapped accessible.
After a meet, greet and registration with coffee and donuts, the morning program at the station will have 2
– We are pleased to have a presentation by our own Division 11 Jim Hertzog – A look at my model
railroad called “The Reading Railroad-Shamokin Division”. Jim is well known in prototypical operation
and modeling circles and has had several articles published in the railroad press.
– A discussion of the Railroad Museum of PA – Past, Current and Future.
All attendees are encouraged to bring a model for display during our Model Showcase segment. For our
afternoon activities, home layouts will be open for our viewing pleasure. The final event plan will be presented
in the May Sidetracks.
Project Officer: Howard Oakes (firstname.lastname@example.org).
More info: http://www.susquehannanmra.org/