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Friends of Stewartstown Railroad seeking to raise funds to resume rail service over historic bridge

The Friends of the Stewartstown Railroad, Inc. are soliciting donations to install 25 new bridge timbers on the historic Iron bridge. Also known as Valley Road Bridge, or bridge #7, it is the single oldest structure on the Stewartstown railroad.


Volunteering is one of the most rewarding activities on the Stewartstown Railroad. We have opportunities in the track department, coach restoration, locomotive mechanical, and train crews open. We especially need help with the station, selling tickets and interacting with passengers.

We have reached our Roof Fundraising Goal

Thank you to everyone for the support and generous donations toward our Fundraising goal of $7,500. Between GoFundMe and mail-in donations, we made it!! Work is scheduled to begin on September 4, 2018. Keep a watch here for updates as

URGENT: Roof Stabilization Fundraiser Underway

URGENT: Roof Stabilization Fundraiser Underway The Friends have launched an emergency fundraising effort to stabilize the slate roof on the Stewartstown Train Station. Built in 1914, the original slate roof over the second story, as well as the freight house,

Coach Workday – Saturday, May 26 @ 9AM

COACH WORKDAY ANNOUCEMENT – Saturday, May 26 The Friends of the Stewartstown Railroad, Inc. are sponsoring a coach 1158 workday on Saturday, May 26 at 9:00 AM. Interested individuals should meet at the Railroad Station, 21 West Pennsylvania Ave., Stewartstown.