In 2010 crews from the Lycoming Valley Railroad and North Shore Railroad replaced the crossing at 6th Street and XXXXXXX Street in Blommsburg, PA. It took them a week to tear out the old pavement, ties and track and then rebuild the crossing.


The ties that will be used to replace the old ties at the crossing.


Track layed out to be welded.


Another view of track to be welded.


Lycoming Valley Railroad Crew welding the track.


Industrial saw used to cut the track.


Digging up the old ties and ballast.


Digging up the old ties and ballast.


Track removed to work on crossing and to replace with new track.


The track that was removed.


Reading the new ties to be placed at the crossing.


The crew working hard replacing the crossing.



The crew working hard replacing the crossing.


The crew working hard replacing the crossing.


New track is in place and ready for the Tie Tamper to do it's job.


The finished crossing.

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