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Reading Company Combines

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Reading Company Combine.  Courtesy John W. HallAs their name suggests, combines had the ability to carry passengers as well as baggage and express shipments.  Clicking the links below will open the reference document in a separate window; clicking the camera icon (where available) will display a photo in a separate window - Reading Combine photos courtesy John W. Hall.

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CAb 389-398


CAc 450-464 CAe 436-469 CAf 434-436

CAg 432-483


CAj 484-488

Click for photo CAk 489-503

CAl 504-508

CAm 429-431


CAn 503 CAp 498-499 CVa 550-553

CVc 554-561


CVd 562-571 Click for photo CVe 572-583 Click for photo CVg 520-549

Click for photo CVh 530-534


CVj 510-519 CVk 584-588 Click for photo CVl 365-599

CVm 589-593


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Did You Know?

December 9, 1839
The entire Main Line of the Philadelphia and Reading Railroad was opened.


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