Pittsburgh & Lake Erie Railroad
Historical Society

Dedicated to the preservation of materials regarding the
Pittsburgh & Lake Erie Railroad,
its predecessors, subsidiaries and affiliates.

Reference Resources


Last Updated
January 11, 2011

Discussing the P&LE

Pittsburgh & Lake Erie Yahoo Group -- where it all started (Thanks Matt!) 

Railroad.net Forum



Researching the P&LE

Kahndog Publications - Jack Polaritz's Great Site for all things related to the P&LE!

Heinz History Center

Rivers of Steel National Heritage Area

University of Pittsburgh Archives Services Center

University of Pittsburgh -- Historic Pittsburgh

Railroad Station Historical Society

"Railroads in Western Pennsylvania" Seminar -- Speech by Henry Posner III, Chairman,
RDC, February, 2002

Pennsylvania Train Stations Restored and Revisited -- Restored P&LE passenger station
at Connellsville, PA

Bridges and Tunnels of Allegheny County and Pittsburgh, PA


Darr Mine & Banning No. 3 Mine, Van Meter, Rostraver Twp. -- Coal Mines along
the P&LE

Somers No. 2, No. 3 & No. 4 Mines, Pricedale, Rostraver Twp. -- Coal Mines along
the P&LE

Pittsburgh Company Annual Reports, Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh -- P&LE Annual
Reports, 1975, 1977, 1982

Superfund Study of the McKees Rocks Shop Site


Modeling the P&LE

Steve Raque's HO Scale P&LE Layout

NMRA National Model RailroadAssociation (NMRA)