Strasburg, Pennsylvania, USA | Virtual Railfan LIVE

Actual start date: June 15, 2019

You are watching a live stream of Strasburg, Pennsylvania, USA, for people who enjoy watching trains.

Special thanks the Strasburg Rail Road Company for hosting this cam. Visit them on the web and check out their steam excursions, events and everything they offer:

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Strasburg, Pennsylvania is located 62 miles west of Philadelphia. The Strasburg Rail Road has been in existence since 1832, and it’s the country’s oldest short line railroad. It offers steam excursions featuring engines 89, 90 and 475, with periodic excursions of Thomas and Percy. Strasburg Rail Road continues to function as a short line, with railcar-to-truck transfer of grains, bulk feed additives, dry fertilizers, lumber, steel, bedding, and bio-fuel.

To the right of the tower, you can see the Railroad Museum of Pennsylvania:

The other camera is located at Leaman Place in Paradise, which offers 11-12 Amtrak Keystone Service trains a day, some NS Freight, and the turn around of the Strasburg Railroad excursions.
Amtrak trains 42 & 43 ” The Pennsylvanian ” also pass the Paradise camera.

You can find the daily schedule of trains here:

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