Conrail 6006
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Color photo, 40 Conrail 6006

Credit: Courtesy of the Railroad Museum of Pennsylvania Operated by the Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission

The formation of Conrail in 1976 helped revitalize the rail freight industry in Pennsylvania, after a decades-long decline. Conrail unified the battered remains of six bankrupt railroads, all with major operations in Pennsylvania, and brought them back to life.

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