Upcoming ARHS Events

Membership meetings and shows

Members are encouraged to contact Olev Taremae or an ARHS Board Member to present their programs or contacts of people who can present programs related to Anthracite Railroads, e.g., slides, films, videos, DVD’s, or digital programs, or visits to model railroads, as programs are continually needed.

To join any of our virtual membership meetings, please ensure that you have Zoom installed. If you have never been part of a Zoom meeting or webinar, you should download the "Zoom Client for Meetings" app ahead of time.

February 2021 Membership Meeting: Passenger Potpourri
February 12, 2021
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7:30 PM EST
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9:30 PM EST
Zoom meeting
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Gary Pancavage, now retired from Amtrak overseeing the Acela fleet’s mechanical aspects, will present a wide ranging program including photos from Amtrak’s NY Division, Torresdale, PA and Central NJ, and occasionally in the Philadelphia area. In addition, you will see his railfan images of SEPTA, Conrail, and Chessie System/CSX from the late 1970’s through the mid 2000’s.

An added bonus is a selection of scanned slides taken by the late Walter Schopp on the Reading’s West Trenton Line in the 1960’s and 70’s between Philadelphia and Manville-Bound Brook.

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March 2021 Membership Meeting: CNJ from a Commuter’s Perspective
March 12, 2021
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7:30 PM EST
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9:30 PM EST
Zoom meeting
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Revisit the CNJ from a commuter’s perspective. Dan McFadden rode the CNJ for 19 years. When he started, the CNJ featured old equipment where you could find open windows and Dutch Doors. The Blue Comet Observation car was running on one train. As time went by, Dan rode and photographed vintage equipment, transitional and up-to-date equipment.

Dan will also present some coverage of the CNJ’s High Bridge Branch.

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