East Broad Top 2002 Fall Event Schedule
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THE EAST BROAD TOP RAILROAD JOSEPH KOVALCHICK
The Kovalchick Family
Owners and Operators
ROCKHILL FURNACE, PENNSYLVANIA 17249
Phone Area Code 814-447-3011
THE EAST BROAD TOP RAILROAD'S 2002 FALL EVENT
Saturday, October 12 & Sunday, October 13
The East Broad Top Railroad owned by the Kovalchick family of Indiana, PA, announces the schedule for our annual Fall Event. Excursion trips from the original Orbisonia Station will begin at 9:30 A.M. and continue through 3:20 P.M. both days. The E.B.T. will be using one steam locomotives (#14 built Oct. 1912) which will pull a passenger train and one G.E. 50 ton Diesel Locomotive #M-7 which will pull and all Open Car, Shade Gap Picnic Train.
On display will be steam locomotive #16 ( built June 1916), heading an accurate recreation of a coal drag that at one time was commonplace here at the E.B.T..
The historic M-1 Gas Electric Car, built in 1926 on site in the E.B.T. shops will make two trips at 12:00 PM and 2:00 PM both days.
Tours of the shops and roundhouse in which the M-1 and much of the E.B.T.'s rolling stock was built will be offered several times each day ($5.00 per tour, per person).
The Night Trains will depart at 6:45 PM and 6:55 PM on Saturday evening only. Approximately twenty-six excursions are scheduled to operate during the two day event. For your convenience, several food vendors will be on site both days.
Trip Tickets on a first come - First Ride Basis Only
Tickets are available by mail. Please enclose a stamped, self-addressed envelope with your check made payable to the East Broad Top Railroad, memo, Fall Event. Be sure to specify the number and type of tickets needed.
FARES ADULT CHILD (Ages 2 yrs. thru 11) Steam train or Diesel train $10.00 $8.00 M-1 Gas Electric ride $25.00 $25.00 No All Day Tickets will be sold
The Rockhill Trolley Museum will use all operable equipment, a rare Brill curve-sided car, an open summer car, a Bullet car and work & snow fighting equipment. Our expanded operations include the brand new 3000 foot Black Log Narrows track extention. A One Day Pass for the Rockhill Trolley Museum will cost $7.00 for Adults on Saturday and $6.00 for Adults on Sunday. A full Weekend Pass is $10.00. (Please make separate checks for trolley passes, payable to the Rockhill Trolley Museum).
WE RESERVE THE RIGHT TO SUBSTITUTE EQUIPMENT OR CHANGE SCHEDULE AS CONDITIONS WARRANT.
DESIGNATED "NATIONAL HISTORIC LANDMARK" BY UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR, NATIONAL PARK SERVICE
EAST BROAD TOP RAILROAD
FALL EVENT 2002
October 12 - October 13
Steam Locomotive #14
G.E. Diesel #M-7
9:30 A.M. Passenger train - Loco. #14 & coaches 9:35 A.M. Shade Gap Picnic train - G.E. 50 ton Diesel Loco #M-7 & open cars, caboose 10:30 A.M. Passenger train - Loco. #14 10:45 A.M. Shade Gap Picnic train - Loco. #M-7 12:00 Noon Special M-1 Gas Electric trip 12:10 P.M. Shade Gap Picnic train - Loco. #M-7 12:20 P.M. Passenger train - Loco. #14 1:45 P.M. Passenger train - Loco. #14 1:50 P.M. Shade Gap Picnic train - Loco. #M-7 2:00 P.M. Special M-1 Gas Electric trip 3:15 P.M. Passenger train - Loco. #14 3:20 P.M. Shade Gap Picnic train - Loco. #M-7 6:45 P.M. Night train - Loco. #14 (Saturday only) 6:50 P.M. Night train - Loco. #M-74 (Saturday only)Saturday, October 12 - 10:00 A.M., 11:30 A.M., 1:00 P.M., 2:30 P.M.
Sunday, October 13 - 10:00 A.M., 11:30 A.M., 1:00 P.M., 2:30 P.M.
Tickets for Shop Tours available only at the Shop door, $5.00 per shop ticket.
Guide Roundhouse Tours Saturday & Sunday, 11:00 A.M., 12:30 P.M., 1:30 P.M., 3:00 P.M.
NOTE: The management reserves the right to alter schedules, substitute coaches and or motive power, as operating conditions demand. Also, the Railroad is not responsible for lack of sufficient capacity.
SAME SCHEDULE WILL BE USED ON SUNDAY, OCTOBER 7 (except no night train).