Member Group Reports for October 2016

Volunteer Railroaders Association – Running motorcar trains from Cape May Station to the canal through the next 3 weekends. Doing a Santa visit on November 26th at Hawthorne Station.

Tri-State Railway Historical Society Chapter of the NRHS – Train show Roseland – St. Nicholas Greek Church, Laurel Ave, Exit 6 off of 280. Work paused on Caboose, will be sandblasted. Bringing quarterly Blockline back after train show. Releasing new book this weekend.

Ontario and Western Railway Historical Society – Convention 12/12 at Meadowbrook Lodge, $48 per person.

North Jersey Electric Railway Historical Society to be at Metropolitan Transit Model group Saturday and Sunday at PAL Building in Parsippany. Meeting next week in Rahway. Working on body work on trolley car with Ray.

Erie Lackawanna Historical Society – April 23rd Spring Meet at Parsippany Holiday Inn. Asking anyone with photos or records of people working on EL equipment to put together a program.

Whippany Railway Museum – Oct 2 had pumpkin festival, sold out trains.

Bergen-Rockland Chapter of the NRHS – Waldwick still giving tours of tower.

Liberty Historic Railway – Made donation to Operation Toy Train and encourages other groups to do so as well

Black River and Western Historical Trust – Continue restoration towards Lambertville. Currently running pumpkin trains.

Lackawanna Chapter of the R&LHS – Trouble finding younger volunteers, progress has slowed.


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