Our Mission Statement:
Through fellowship, community and educational outreach to affect rail preservation and appreciation of railroad history focusing on Northeastern Pennsylvania.
Homepage and Latest News
Railfest Excursion Sept 1st Featuring Two Railroads and Vintage Diesels
The Lackawanna & Wyoming Valley Chapter of the NRHS, the Steamtown National Historic Site and The Stourbridge Line are offering a one-day only trip from Scranton to Moscow and Lackawaxen to Honesdale on historic routes of the Lackawanna and Erie railroads. Click here for more information and to order tickets.
2019 Calendar Released
The tradition continues. Order your 2019 calendar here: 2019 Calendar order information.
L&WV to celebrate 45th anniversary and host NRHS Fall Conference in Scranton October 11-14, 2018
The Lackawanna & Wyoming Valley Chapter of the NRHS cordially invites you to the Fall 2018 Conference of the NRHS Board of Directors and Advisory Council. The conference will take place in Scranton, PA October 11-14, 2018. Rail excursions, photo session, presentations, a banquet and entertainment highlight the event. Download the event details and registration forms form today.
Recap: Oneida Clipper, A Rare Mileage Photo Freight Excursion
The L&WV Chapter ran a rare mileage excursion from Port Clinton to Oneida Junction and Morea on the Reading & Northern. Click the images to see photographer Scott Herring's account of the trip.
2019 Calendar Coming Soon
As an annual project and fund raiser, the Lackawanna and Wyoming Valley Rail Historical Society puts together a calendar, featuring photographs of local rail lines. The photos are from the collections of members of the chapters. Everything from steam, traction and interurban, diesels and local landmarks have been in past calenders as well as some current photos. 2018 Calendar
Copyright 2018 Lackawanna & Wyoming Valley Railway Historical Society
Hosted by Blue Moon