Montour Railroad 

Montour Railroad


Bridges and Tunnels







Working on the Montour

Schaeffer Stories

Sposato Stories


Railroading 101



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

Photo of Montour 73 on the Papp Road Bridge in 1978 or 79.



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.

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

UPDATE11-Apr-2014Added History Columns from the Montour Trail Newsletter.
UPDATE28-Mar-2014Added a new Gene Schaeffer Story
UPDATE1-Oct-2013Added the Train Movements document for the 3rd quarter 1973, supplied by Greg Corcoran
UPDATE28-Aug-2013Added document from Greg Corcoran from 1912 of an agreement between MTR and
B&LE RR to the history page..

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.

You can buy the ORIGINAL Gene P. Schaeffer's book on the Montour Railroad here

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

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