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Last updated August 30, 2014


Tri-State Railway Historical Society

a chapter of the National Railway Historical Society

The Tri-State Railway Historical Society, Inc. is a non-profit, educational organization dedi­cated to the preservation of New Jersey's rich railroad heritage. Tri-State is one of the area's largest and most active railroad historical societies. Tri-State's origins date to 1964 with a few members meeting in a railroad freight house. It grew to become the largest NRHS chapter in the late 1970's.   more...

Meetings & Upcoming Events

URHS of NJ Transportation Heritage Festival

Sunday, September 21st 2014 – 10 am - 4pm.

Erie caboose #C330

In July 2014 Erie Rail­road bay-window cab­oose #C330 joined the Tri-State collection. It was one of 51 cabooses of this type on the Erie RR...

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Our Goals

To PRESERVE historical Railway materials To COLLECT and to PUBLISH meaningful historical railway data
To ENCOURAGE & SUPPORT the increased use of rail transportation To PROVIDE a monthly membership forum for ideas & projects