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The Great PRR Broad Street Station Favorite Photos from the

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The Station in 1903.

... was 1920s version of Market West and Centre Square. Broad Street Station ...

The Great PRR Broad Street Station

Philadelphia's Broad Street Station

Pennsylvania Railroad Broad Street Station

... PRR Broad Street Station fire, Philadelphia - June 11, 1923 | by over 17


Broad Street Station (Philadelphia)

PRR's Broad Street Station in Philadelphia, built in 1882, was the terminal for the

Already by 1910, the 16 tracks of the station saw 578 arrivals and departures daily9. At the same time, the success of Broad Street Station brought with it ...

This image illustrates the changes to Broad Street Station during the 1892 modernization. Note that

July 2, 1952 Demolition of the Broad Street Station Philadelphia

pa rr broad after fire track restoration 1923

Before 30th Street Station: ...

Broad Street Station was the PRR's downtown terminal in Philadelphia. It opened in 1881 and brought 16 tracks into its immense trainshed by 1892.

Interior of the train shed, looking east toward headhouse, 1903. The 1892 shed, designed by Wilson Brothers & Company. Broad Street Station ...

Broad Street Station of the Pennsylvania R.R. Philadelphia 1900

Penn Center may be a mixed bag, but at least it's not a giant "

Broad Street Station was officially opened on December 5, 18814. The brick station was of Gothic design with a rather ornate Victorian appearance.

The Heat from the PRR, Broad Street Station Fire was so intense that this locomotive appears to be resting precariously on tracks that melted from the heat ...

The "Chinese Wall", the PRR's stone viaduct, extended 9 blocks west to the Schuylkill River. Shown is the section beneath the train shed, from 15th to 16th ...

Philadelphia, "Broad Street Station" was at North Broad Street and what is now JFK Boulevard. The site is just to the west of City Hall now occupied by the ...

Old Broad Street Station exterior.

Streamliners, which you could find stopping at 30th Street included the Pennsylvania's own Colonial, Broadway Limited, Congressional, Senator, and countless ...

... PRR train Leaves Broad St. Station, Philadelphia 1882 | by over 16,000,000 views Thanks

The train shed and approach into Broad Street Station, before 1911.

Pennsylvania Railroad's, Broad Street Station Train Shed. Photo taken in the 1930s after it was rebuilt from the 1923 fire.

The Broad Street Station was the primary passenger terminal for the Pennsylvania Railroad.

Broad Street Station, Pennsylvania Railroad

Newark Penn Station, 2017.

North Broad Street station[edit]

The western terminus of the 1915 electrification was Paoli, Pennsylvania just 20 miles west of

... Broad St. Station of PRR, Philadelphia Jun 11, 1923 | by over 17

Arcade Building and pedestrian bridge to Broad Street Station (1901-02, demolished 1969). PRR was granted permission to build its office building above the ...

... Pennsylvania RR Broad St. Station, Philadelphia ca1900 | by over 17 MILLION views Thanks

To alleviate this problem the railroad initially upgraded its trackage with electrification to increase capacity and reduce the terrible level of smoke from ...

Illustration from page 40

Broad Street Station Building

Ghosts Of The Abandoned Arch Street Subway Line

Commuters stream off a PRR train of electric multiple-unit cars at Philadelphia's Broad Street Station in June 1923. A fire had swept through the ...

It was probably the Philly station plan redesign setup already in existence there that the P.R.R. had in mind when Penn Station got trashed and R.R. service ...

Reading Terminal was closed due to fire, forcing passengers to use the Broad Street Line and North Broad Street station.

Train Yard at Suburban Station

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PRR Philadelphia Broad Street Station, 1936

View of powerhouse and neighboring coach yard facilities prior to demolition.

Broad Street Station Soda Fountain - 1910 .

The P.R.R.'s Broad Street Sation

Huntingdon Street station[edit]

... Aftermath of PRR Broad St. Station Fire - taken on June 13, 1923 |

Cameron, This station was built in 1891.

Beginning in the mid 1920's the Pennsylvnia Railroad sought to eliminate Broad Street Station, replacing


pa rr broad fire 1923


Broad Street Station: What Should Have Been

Philadelphia, PA Photo, Broad Street Station, Early 1900s, Fine Art Photo Print

one of the hourly express trains is seen leaving Broad Street Station, Philadelphia

Track between 30th Street Station and Suburban Station

This new station would be known as Broad Street Suburban Station or just “Suburban Station”.


Overbrook Station marks the location where the Pennsylvania Railroad crosses from the Philadelphia city line into

The Pennsylvania Railroad's Broad Street Station in Center City Philadelphia around 1910.

PRR GG1 #4935 at Broad Street Station | by jack byrnes hill ...


Broad Street Station, designed by Furness, Evans & Company, looking west from City Hall, 1889. The “Chinese Wall” was situated on what is today John F. ...

Penn Central (PRR) E44 4455 at Harrisburg, PA station on May 18,

Detail of the Union Switch & Signal interlocking machine at Paoli tower. Though still

PRR Broad Street Station Wall Clock, $28.95 - #stanrail It's time to show off your favorite art, photos, and text with a custom square wall clock from ...

... of Broad Street's lights and tones that linger in the eye—the hurling network of girders, the pattering of passengers, the upward eddies of smoke.

English: An ex-Penn Central (nee PRR) GG1 leads an express .

LEFT: Stone wall that held up the old Filbert Street viaduct AKA the Chinese Wall

Facade Detail, Broad Street Station (Pennsylvania Railroad Photo [http://glassian.org/Prism/3Way/Sweet06/page271.html])

Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Broad Street Station, C.-1910, (673


Coatesville, The original station here was at the west end of Harmony Street on the east side of the tracks (GPS: 39.982055, -75.824126).

Broad Street Station - Construction - 1890

This 1953 view of the Cleveland Avenue area is looking north. Off the top of the photo was Grogan Yard and beyond that the Ohio State Fair grounds. The PRR ...

An unfulfilled 1914 plan of the underground downtown subway loop, showing the projected tunnels under Arch Street, 8th Street, Locust Street and connecting ...


... MP54 gets caught in the Broad St. Terminal fire, Philadelphia - taken on Jun


PRR Broad Street Station Metal Print

Commuters ...

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This telegraph call dates back to the time when it literally did serve the PRR president in Broad Street Station. The photos date from the late 1970's.

Two of the original sub-station buildings still survive along the main line at Bryn

South Broad Street Sheep by Eric Nagy

PRR 4307 from Train 31, the Spirit of St. Louis being switched around in


Located about three miles north of City Hall, the station is adjacent to the Fairhill neighborhood. Passengers use the platforms only, as the former PRR ...

PENNSYLVANIA POSTCARD: BROAD Street Station, P.r.r., Philadelphia, Pa - $3.99 | PicClick

PRR Broad Street Station Wrapped Canvas Print

(Bell Road), Bell Road Station was at Island Avenue ...