The Journey of Trolley No. 7

In April 1902 there were over 200 men working on laying trolley tracks which extended from Harrisburg to Marysville. Following the interruption of the Pennsylvania Railroad's building of the Enola Yard, which started in 1903, a trolley line was finally completed and made its first trip through the new village of Enola on August 4, 1906. Like the … Continue reading The Journey of Trolley No. 7

A Brief History of East Pennsboro

In 1735, our North Valley was divided into two townships, Hopewell and Pennsboro, both part of Lancaster County at that time. As early as 1741, taxes were collected in the east and west subdivision of Pennsboro and in 1745 East Pennsboro incorporated from Pennsboro Township.  In 1750, Cumberland County was formed, follwed by Franklin County … Continue reading A Brief History of East Pennsboro