MG 799 - Railroad Crossings Collection

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Scope and Content

The collection contains descriptions of railroad and trolley crossings on state highway routes in Dauphin County, sent by Engineering District 8-0 of the Department of Transportation. They include:

Blueprints of grade crossings in Swatara, Harrisburg, and the Borough of Halifax, dated 1920 to 1958

File cards with descriptions and sketches of railroad and trolley crossings on state highway routes in Dauphin County - Rural system, 1932-1935 (22 cards)

File cards with description and sketches of railroad and trolley crossings on state highway routes in Dauphin County - Present system, 1932, 1935, 1943 ( 55 cards)

Photographs and copies of photographs of railroad crossings in Derry Township, Hummelstown Boro, Royalton Boro, South Hanover Township, all in Dauphin County.

Date(s): 1920-1958

Extent: 4 folders, 7 enclosures

Creator: PA Dept. of Transportation, Engineering District 8-0