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Train HB-6

Written by Conductor

Rutherford to Bethlehem


Leave Rutherford 6:00 AM
Arrive Lebanon (Pick up) 6:45 AM
Leave Lebanon 7:30 AM
Arrive Reading (Set off and Pick up) 8:30 AM
Leave Reading 10:00 AM
Arrive Bethlehem 2:00 PM

Reading TOFC
Reading & Pottsville Perishables
Perkiomen Branch
Bethlehem Steel Co. Loads
Bethlehem Steel Co. Empties
Bethlehem Branch (Including Bethlehem proper)

Connection From
AJ-2 Arriving Rutherford at 3:45 PM
AJ-12 Arriving Rutherford at 12:45 AM
NE-96 Arriving Rutherford at 2:45 PM

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Did You Know?

January 1, 1955
The Reading begins Trailer-on-Flatcar (TOFC) service between Philadelphia and Chicago in cooperation with the WM, P&WV, and NKP (the "Alphabet Route").


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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