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Bridges of the Reading Railroad

Pictures of some of the 2200 bridges built by the Reading in a wide variety of styles are featured. Artifacts from Reading's swinging bridge at the Outer Station are displayed. Come to learn why the Reading Railroad is connected to the Golden Gate bridge and Poughkeepsie bridge, see a turntable bridge in action, enjoy the 8-foot Shepp's Bridge model, and build a bridge of your own design and test its strength.

Begins March 5, 2016



FRIDAY, AUGUST 11 - SUNDAY, AUGUST 13, 2017 - Reading Railroad Heritage Museum 500 South Third St. Hamburg PA

Celebrating the 50th anniversary of Reading #5308 and #6300 the first locomotives to display the Reading Railroad's Bee Line Service logo.

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Monthly Society Meetings

The monthly meeting of the Reading Company Technical & Historical Society is held at:

Trinity Bible Fellowship Church
Location: 220 Main Street, Blandon, PA (Route 73) - Click here for a MapQuest Map!
Date: Fourth Tuesday of month (Third Tuesday during November and December)
Time: 7:30 p.m.–9:30 p.m.

Meetings begin by covering Society business and usually conclude with entertainment in the form of slides, films, videos, or a guest speaker. Additional business meetings of the Executive Board are held as needed.