On Location Series

The On Location series takes a deep dive into a Pennsylvania Railroad location as indicated within the CT1000 - List of Stations and Sidings.

Aerial view of the town of Saxton Bedford County in 1945jpg Saxton, 1945. Coal Mining buildings in the town of Saxton Bedford County H BT Huntingdon Broad Top Railroad Bridge near Saxton Bedford County around 1920
Main Street in the town of Saxton Bedford County around 1910jpg Main Street, circa 1910. Saxton 1953 Near Saxton, 1953. saxton
powelton furnace    

 

North End Yard (MP 23.8)

Station (MP 24.1)

     

Scales (MP 24.1)

Junc. Shoups Branch (MP 24.4)

Shops (MP 24.7)

sb saxton shops    

 

Enginehouse (MP 25.4)

Engine 33 on a turntable in Saxton Bedford County in 1952 #33 on the Saxton turntable in 1952. H BT Huntingdon Broad Top Railraod Locomotive Coal Car in Saxton Bedford County in 1953jpg #34 on the Saxton turntable in 1953. Huntingdon Broad Top Railroad Round House in Saxton Bedford County in 1951 Engine house, 1951.

 

Public Track (MP 25.5)

South End Yard (MP 25.2)

Everett postcard 2 Everett Turnpike Everett freight house 1983 Everett freight house, 1983.
hbt everett turntable Cottage Planing Mill Everet View of the Earlston Furnace Works for the Everett Iron Company in the town of Everett Bedford County in 1910jpg Earlston Furnace, 1910.
Earlston Furnace in the town of Everett Bedford Countyjpg Earlston furnace Earlston Furnance Everett
Earlston Furnance Everett2    

 

Lumber Track (MP 42.9)

Station (MP 43.0)

everett station 1960 Everett, 1960. everett postcard H BT at Everett Station
Everett Passenger 1980 Everett, 1980. everett station view Everett station

 

Coal Wharf (MP 43.0)

     

 

Public Track; H. F. Gump & Son (H. Frank Gump, 1909); and H. E. Laher (MP 43.1)

     

 

J. J. Barndollar & Son (1900) (MP 43.5)

Everett Glass Co., Ltd. (1900) (MP 43.9)

Factory (MP 43.3)

     

 

cypher shelter cypher bridge Cypher
H BT Cypher Bridge    

 

38 mount dallas Everett Mt. Dallas bridge HBT mt dallas bridge

 

Valuation Map​

PRR.v18.020.PA 11PRR.v18.020.PA-11 (PRRT&HS)

 

Entries from the 1945 edition of the CT1000. Distances are miles from the Altoona passenger station.

Penelec Colliery (Penelec Coal Co.) (MP 48.5)

Valuation Map​

PRR.v18.020.PA 08 NinevenPRR.v18.020.PA-08_Nineven (PRRT&HS)
PRR.v18.020.PA 09PRR.v18.020.PA-09 (PRRT&HS)
PRR.v18.020.PA 10PRR.v18.020.PA-10 (PRRT&HS)

 

Entries from the 1945 edition of the CT1000. Distances are miles from the Altoona passenger station.

Penn Public Corporation Siding No. 3 (MP 48.3)

Valuation Map​

PRR.v18.020.PA 03PRR.v18.020.PA-03 (PRRT&HS)
PRR.v18.020.PA 04PRR.v18.020.PA-04 (PRRT&HS)
PRR.v18.020.PA 05PRR.v18.020.PA-05 (PRRT&HS)
PRR.v18.020.PA 06PRR.v18.020.PA-06 (PRRT&HS)
PRR.v18.020.PA 07PRR.v18.020.PA-07 (PRRT&HS)

 

Entries from the 1945 edition of the CT1000. Distances are miles from the Altoona passenger station.

Diamond Smokeless Collieries Nos. 1 & 2 (Imperial Coal Company) (MP 45.8)

Valuation Map​

PRR.v18.020.PA 02PRR.v18.020.PA-02 (PRRT&HS)

 

Entries from the 1945 edition of the CT1000. Distances are miles from the Altoona passenger station.

Laurel Run Yard and Junc. Conemaugh & Black Lick R. R. (MP 40.8)

Valuation Map​

  PRR.v17.2.PA 16PRR.v17.2.PA-16 (PRRT&HS)
PRR.v17.2.PA 17 SLPRR.v17.2.PA-17 (PRRT&HS) PRR.v17.2.PA 17PRR.v17.2.PA-17 (PRRT&HS)
PRR.v17.2.PA 18 SLPRR.v17.2.PA-18 (PRRT&HS) PRR.v17.2.PA 18 PittsburghPRR.v17.2.PA-18_Pittsburgh (PRRT&HS)
   
PCCStL.PRR.v34.0.PA 01 SL Pittsburgh Fourth AvePCCStL.PRR.v34.0.PA-01_Pittsburgh_Fourth_Ave (PRRT&HS) PCCStL.PRR.v34.0.PA 01 STPCCStL.PRR.v34.0.PA-01 (PRRT&HS)
  PCCStL.PRR.v34.0.PA 02 Monon MB TowerPCCStL.PRR.v34.0.PA-02_Monon_MB_Tower (PRRT&HS)
   
PCo.PFtWC.v01.PA 00PCo.PFtWC.v01.PA-00 (PRRT&HS)
PCo.PFtWC.v01a.PA 01 SL Pittsburgh Federal StreetPCo.PFtWC.v01a.PA-01_SL_Pittsburgh_Federal_Street (PRRT&HS) PCo.PFtWC.v01a.PA 01 ST Pittsburgh Federal StreetPCo.PFtWC.v01a.PA-01_ST_Pittsburgh_Federal_Street (PRRT&HS)
PCo.PFtWC.v01a.PA 02 SLPCo.PFtWC.v01a.PA-02 (PRRT&HS) PCo.PFtWC.v01a.PA 02 STPCo.PFtWC.v01a.PA-02 (PRRT&HS)
PCo.PFtWC.v01a.PA 03 SLPCo.PFtWC.v01a.PA-03 (PRRT&HS) PCo.PFtWC.v01a.PA 03 STPCo.PFtWC.v01a.PA-03 (PRRT&HS)

 

Entries from the 1945 edition of the CT1000. Distances are miles from the Altoona passenger station.

Main Line

439

Junc. Denny Siding (MP 111.9)

438 - Denny Siding

Junc. B. & O. R. R. (MP 112.1)

439 - Denny Siding

Commercial Sash & Door Co. and Loose-Wiles Biscuit Co. (MP 112.1)

H. Kalson (MP 112.3)

Ward Baking Co. (MP 112.3)

Pittsburg Gage & Supply Co. (MP 112.4)

Gimbel Bros. (MP 112.5)

439A

33rd Street Delivery (MP 112.0)

Junction Coal Co. (MP 112.0)

Alex. Blck Coal Co., Lim. (MP 112.1)

Power House No. 2 (MP 112.2)

28th Street Shop (MP 112.5)

440

26th Street Electric Crane (MP 112.8)

440C

Power House No. 1 (MP 113.7)

OD

United States Post Office (MP 113.8)

441A

Junc. Pittsburgh and Panhandle Divisions (MP 114.1)

Monongahela Division

1B - South Side

Junc. Panhandle Division (MP 114.8)

Carson Stree Station and Public Delivery (MP 114.9)

OB - South Side

23rd Street Station (MP 118.1)

Eastern Division

441B

Junc. Eastern Division (MP 114.1)

AC

Junc. Conemaugh Division (MP 114.8)

IA

Island Avenue -- East and West Bound Freight Yard (MP 116.8)

CW

Conway (MP 136.8)

Conemaugh Division

441C

Junc. Conemaugh Division (MP 112.7)

Z

43rd Street Yard and Local Tracks (MP 114.3)

A28

Penna. R. R. Produce Terminal (MP 113.6)

A23

16th Street and Freight House Yard (MP 113.8)

Main Line

OD

Penna. Station (MP 113.8)

442

Junc. Duquesne Way Elevated Branch (MP 114.0)

Duquesne Way Elevated Branch

443

Duquesne Freight Station Delivery (MP 114.9)

Duquesne Freight Station Short Street Ext. (MP 114.8)

Valuation Map​

PRR.v17.2.PA 13 HomewoodPRR.v17.2.PA-13_Homewood (PRRT&HS)
PRR.v17.2.PA 14 East LibertyPRR.v17.2.PA-14_East_Liberty (PRRT&HS)
PRR.v17.2.PA 15 Shady Side RoupPRR.v17.2.PA-15_Shady_Side_Roup (PRRT&HS)

 

Entries from the 1945 edition of the CT1000. Distances are miles from the Altoona passenger station.

436

Westinghouse Electric & Mfg. Co. No. 7 (MP 108.5)

Kenny Transfer Co. (MP 108.5)

The Lind Co. (MP 108.5)

H. J. Heinz Co. (MP 108.5)

Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Co. (MP 108.5)

Junc. Brilliant Branch - East Leg "Y" (MP 108.6)

Asphalt Siding No. 1 - City of Pittsburgh (MP 108.6)

Junc. Brialliant Branch - West Leg "Y" (MP 108.8)

EL

Railway Express Agency (MP 108.9)

Beers Coal Co. (MP 108.9)

Mutual Supply Co. (MP 108.9)

Pittsburgh Coal Co. Yard No. 6 (MP 108.9)

United Drug Co. (MP 108.9)

General Electric Co. (MP 108.9)

National Biscuit Co. (MP 108.9)

Fried & Reineman Packing Co. No. 2 (MP 108.9)

East Liberty Coal & Coke Co. (MP 108.9)

Heiry Bros. (MP 108.9)

Wm. J. Roberts Co. (MP 108.9)

Fried & Reineman Packing Co. No. 1 (MP 109.0)

Universal Lumber & Builders Supply Co. (MP 109.0)

Beckwith Machinery Co. No. 1 (109.0)

Beckwith Machinery Co. No. 2 (MP 109.0)

Westinghouse Electric & Mfg. Co. No. 8 (MP 109.1)

Westinghouse Electric & Mfg. Co. No. 9 (MP) 109.1)

City of Pittsburgh (MP 109.1)

Kirby Transfer & Storage Co. (MP 109.2)

Eastward Conn. Brilliant Branch - Passenger (MP 109.2)

Keller Bros. No. 2 (MP 109.3)

Brushton Coal Co. (MP 109.3)

Duquesne Electri & Mfg. Co. (MP 109.3)

Passenger Station (MP 109.3)

Liberty Baking Co., Pittsburgh Transfer & Storage Co. and United Paper Co. (MP 109.7)

Pittsburgh Auto Spring Co. (MP 110.0)

Hahn Furniture Co. Warehouses Nos. 1 & 2 (MP 110.0)

Frank & Seder Warehouse (MP 110.0)

Roup, Pa.

Station (MP 110.2)

437

John Sexton Co. (MP 110.5)

J. A. Williams & Co., Pittsburgh Stopper Co. and Bamberger Krauss & Co. (MP 110.5)

Amberson Avenue Public Delivery -- Carload Delivery Only (MP 110.5)

Meyers Flour Co. (MP 110.5)

Shadyside Passenger Station (MP 110.7)

Ford Motor Co. (MP 110.8)

Felix Half, Toyad Co. and Standard Furniture Co. (MP 110.8)

Federated Metals Corp. (MP 111.1)

Gulf Oil Corp. (MP 111.2)