Author: stewartstownfriends

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. …

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED FOR FALL 2018 ACTIVITIES Read More »

The Friends of the Stewartstown Railroad, Inc. raised more than $7,500 in June 2018 to hire a contractor to replace the failing slate roof on the Stewartstown Train Station. The roof had been leaking for many years, and the Friends …

Friends of Stewartstown Railroad, Inc. raise more than $7,500 to replace failing Stewartstown Train Station Roof Read More »

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. …

Coach Workday – Saturday, May 26 @ 9AM Read More »

We are very pleased to announce that we have received a $10,000 grant from the John H. Emery Rail Heritage Trust. These funds will be used to continue restoration work on the Friends’ former Reading Company coach #1158. We sincerely …

The Friends Receive a grant from the John H. Emery Rail Heritage Trust Read More »

I am pleased to announce on behalf of the Friends of the Stewartstown Railroad, Inc., that we have received a generous donation from the York Railway Company. A crew was busy this past Saturday preparing a Tie Inserter and Ballast …

Recent Equipment Donation received to help further our preservation and restoration efforts Read More »