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PRR Chartiers Branch - References

This page contains information that covers the entire, or large areas of the, Chartiers branch. Information local to a specific town can be found in the Towns sections on the previous page.

Recollections/Stories

Books

  • Corporate History of the Pennsylvania Lines West of Pittsburgh, dated 1899

Maps

Magazine Articles

  • The Keystone Vol. 47, No. 4: "A More Complete History of the Chartiers Branch" Part 1 by Doug Mahrer (pp. 34-63).
  • The Keystone Vol. 48, No. 1: "A More Complete History of the Chartiers Branch" Part 2 by Doug Mahrer (pp. 49-82).
  • The Keystone Vol. 48, No. 3: "A More Complete History of the Chartiers Branch" Part 3 by Doug Mahrer (pp. 25-58).

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General Research

Railroads

Regional

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As viewed from the former Montour Railroad bridge on the Montour Trail just south of the Greer Tunnel. The bridge is still in use. Taken Oct. 2008.