February 23rd, 2018

Andy Fletcher Daily Blog

Railroads of Pittsburgh: A Cornerstone of American Industry

Pittsburgh has long stood as a cornerstone of American industry, at the confluence of the Monongahela and Allegheny into the Ohio River.  Pittsburgh's appetite for iron and ore and its output of steel has made it a key railroad city for generations.  Pittsburgh is long associated with the Pennsylvania Railroad, the Baltimore & Ohio, Chessie SystemConrail, Pittsburgh & Lake ErieNorfolk Southern, CSX, Canadian NationalAmtrakBessemer & Lake Erie, Union Railroad  and many others. Pittsburgh suburb Oakmont is also the headquarters of ASLRRA member Carload Express.

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