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National Railway Historical Society

The NRHS was founded in 1935 by a group of rail historians in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. It has since grown from 40 founding members to include over 13,000 men and women of all ages and professions in every state and many foreign countries.  It is the nation’s largest rail preservation and historical society.

Winchester Chapter, NRHS

The Winchester Chapter NRHS was established in 1967.  As a 501c3 community club, the Winchester Chapter is dedicated to promoting the knowledge and appreciation of of railroads.  Through a variety of preservation projects, social gatherings, and educational events, the Winchester Chapter encourages the "Railfan" hobby among men and women throughout the Shenandoah Valley.

Click Here for a Detailed History of the Winchester Chapter

Your Railfan Partner in the Northern Shenandoah Valley

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