Tracks Through Time in Cumberland County
March 30, 2023 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
This program sets the stage for our upcoming exhibit on the railroads of Cumberland County Pennsylvania from 1831 to the present. It will provide an overview of when each section of railroad was built in the county, why it was constructed and its status up to the present time. The talk will focus on the impacts of railroads on the economy and people of Cumberland County. This program will cover the county from the Susquehanna River to the Shippensburg, and present many interesting and little known details on the railroads that crisscrossed the region.