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Train RP-16

Written by Conductor

Reading to Philadelphia

Daily except Sunday


Leave Reading 3:30 PM
Pass Birdsboro 4:00 PM
Arrive Pottstown (Set off and Pick up) 4:30 PM
Leave Pottstown 5:30 PM
Arrive Phoenixville (Set off and Pick up) 6:00 PM
Leave Phoenixville 7:00 PM
Arrive Abrams (Set off and Pick up) 7:20 PM
Leave Abrams 8:00 PM
Leave Woodlane (Set off) 8:20 PM
Arrive West Falls (Set off) 8:30 PM
Leave West Falls 9:05 PM
Arrive Nicetown (Set off) 9:15 PM
Leave Nicetown 9:45 PM
Arrive Fairhill Junction (Set off) 10:00 PM
Leave Fairhill Junction 10:30 PM
Arrive Port Richmond 11:00 PM

Belmont-West  Falls: Includes B&O Philadelphia Locals, City Branch, Penncoyd and Belmont (Penn Central)
Fairhill Junction
Port Richmond

Connection From
CR-17 Arriving Reading 10:00 PM

Connection With
XM-6 Leaving Abrams 6:00 AM
XD-6 Leaving Abrams 6:00 AM
RB-1 Leaving Port Richmond 3:30 PM
B&O Train 85 Leaving Philadelphia 2:15 PM (off AE-6)

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Did You Know?

October 8, 1958
The diesel facilities and shop at Newberry Junction are destroyed by fire, and are rebuilt the following year.


Operations Information

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Operations Paperwork

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Timetables, Rulebooks, Etc.

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Rolling Stock Reference

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