Montour Railroad 

Montour Railroad


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Working on the Montour

Schaeffer Stories

Sposato Stories


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



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. 

UPDATE 11-Jan-2018

New image of the restored engine 25 bell from Dave Nagel
UPDATE 1-Mar-2017

Sad tale about Montour 4 from Long Ago by Kevin Arceneaux
UPDATE 27-Feb-2017

Tim Sposato story on Hi-Lo Couplers.
UPDATE 13-Feb-2017

Added Tim Sposato story on Library Junction, Then and Now
UPDATE 31-Jan-2017

Added Montour Trail newsletters.

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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