On Wednesday, the 23rd of September, Project 113's Bob Kimmel will make a presentation to the Minersville Area Historical Society on the restoration of the locomotive.  This free event takes place at 7 p.m. at Zion Evangelical Lutheran Church at Lewis and Fourth Stree...

The Federal Railroad Administration inspector visited Minersville at the end of May and gave our favorite locomotive a passing grade on her annual physical -- in this case, a five-year inspection, covering everything from brakes to safety valves.  The locomotive now ha...

You can pick yours up at the Minersville Station on our operating days, or you can order one.

 

THESE TRIP-BACK-IN-TIME CALENDARS MAKE A GREAT STOCKING STUFFER FOR THE “RAIL BUFF” CLOSE TO YOUR HEART.

 

To order by mail, send a check payable to "Project 113"...

In the second year of her new career, CNJ #113 made a number of trips away from her home in Minersville in 2014, starting with a visit to the Reading & Northern's headquarters in Port Clinton in September, where she had the chance to put all of her tractive effort to...

On Saturday, the 28th of March, Project 113 and the Reading & Northern's Lehigh Gorge Scenic Railway will operate three Easter Bunny trains from the Minersville station, at 11 a.m. and 1 and 3 p.m., with #113 at the head of the train!  Tickets cost $13 for adults and $...

NEW DATE!  Annual Slide Show Fundraiser, now the last Saturday in April at the Minersville Junior-Senior High School, 40 High School Lane, Minersville, PA 17954.  Find it on Google Maps here.

 

The show will be in the auditorium and lunch will be in the cafeter...

Tickets are now available for purchase: The SANTA TRAIN RIDES will be held in Minersville on Saturday, November 29, and Sunday, December 14.  Times are 11, 1, and 3 for both days and the train will operate rain, snow, or shine.  Seats are limited and are on a first-com...

Schuylkill Haven Borough Day: 113 travels from Minersville to Schuylkill Haven for a day of display just north of the Main Street (Route 443) crossing.  Reading & Northern excursions operate at 11 a.m., 1 p.m., and 3 p.m.; more information here.

The 113 crew keeps the engine hot all day for Minersville Borough Day.  We'll have the depot open and food for sale, and you can visit the locomotive cab -- no charge to blow the whistle (donations always welcomed)

 

 

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