Bellefonte Historical Railroad Society (BRHS)
and Bellefonte Central Railroad


Bellefonte Historical Railroad Society (BHRS) - The BHRS was chartered in 1984 and is located in Bellefonte, PA. The BHRS fleet is made up of two RDC BUDD Cars, a Snowplow, a Caboose and two Track Cars. The caboose and snowplow are former Bellefonte Central pieces that reside as static displays adjacent to the Bellefonte station, but are now owned by Borough of Bellefonte. One of the two track cars is a large, ex–Bellefonte Central car. The other is a former Pennsylvania Railroad (PRR) Fairmont M–9. The BHRS headquarters is housed in the restored train station on High Street next to Talleyrand Park.

Bellefonte Central Railroad - The Bellefonte Central Railroad operated from the late 1800's up till the last train it ran in 1982. It played a vital part of the development Bellefonte, State College and other small towns of Centre County, Pennsylvania.

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BHRS #9153 & 9167 RDC BUDD Cars




BHRS #9153
Bellefonte, PA
(Photo: Andrew Hoke 5-06)


BHRS #9167
Bellefonte, PA
(Photo: Andrew Hoke 5-06)


BHRS #9167 & #9153
Bellefonte, PA
(Photo: Andrew Hoke 7-11)


BHRS #9153
Bellefonte, PA
(Photo: Andrew Hoke 7-11)


BHRS #9167
Bellefonte, PA
(Photo: Andrew Hoke 7-11)


BHRS #9153
Bellefonte, PA
(Photo: Andrew Hoke 7-11)


BHRS #9153
Bellefonte, PA
(Photo: Andrew Hoke 7-11)


BHRS #9167 and 9153. Also inthe photo are the Bellefonte Central Caboose and snow plow.
Bellefonte, PA
(Photo: Andrew Hoke 7-11)





Bellefonte Central Railroad #103 NE Caboose




(Photo: Andrew Hoke 6-11)


(Photo: Andrew Hoke 6-11)



Bellefonte Central Railroad #100 Snow Plow






(Photo: Andrew Hoke 6-11)





Bellefonte Central Railroad #5624 SW1






Bellefonte Central #5624 SW1
(Collection of Andrew Hoke)





Train Stations of Bellefonte




PRR Freight Station
on Dunlop Street, Bellefonte, PA
(Photo: Andrew Hoke 6-11)


This station served both the PRR and Bellefonte Cetnral
High Street, Bellefonte, PA
(Photo: Andrew Hoke 6-11)


High Street, Bellefonte, PA
(Photo: Andrew Hoke 6-11)



Other BHRS Equipment




MOW Cart
Bellefonte, PA
(Photo: Andrew Hoke 6-11)


2009 Toys For Tots Collection
Berwick, PA
(Photo: Andrew Hoke 12-09)


2010 Toys For Tots Collection
Berwick, PA
(Photo: Andrew Hoke 12-10)



BHRS Tickets






December 20, 2003



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