Special Coach 8 Restoration Work Session – Announcement and Signup

The EBT has asked for some help with Coach 8. Linn Moedinger and others will be working on installing draft rods in the car, on June 21 thru 24. They would like some help with getting the exterior ready for caulking and paint at the same time.

Each day will start at 9AM at the Paint shop and work until 5PM.

Please bring gloves, eye protection, and a hard hat if you have one. Extra hard hats are in the paint shop.


For up to the minute forecasts visit www.accuweather.com and enter the Rockhill zip code 17249. Please dress accordingly for outside work.


Local restaurants are available for lunch and dinner.


Iron Rail B&B 814-447-3984, Grandma’s Corner Air BnB 814-447-3346, Mill Stone Manor 814-643-0108, Huntingdon Motor Inn 814-643-1133, Comfort Inn 814-643-1600 ask for the FEBT rate, Fairfield Inn 814-643-7909, Downes Hotel 717-987-3116

Due to the Covid 19 virus, FEBT and the East Broad Top Foundation would like all volunteers to provide their own PPE (face masks, gloves, sanitizer). FEBT will have some supplies at the Paint shop for those that need them.



You must be 18 and a member of the FEBT ( or join at the work site.) These are insurance requirements. We are guests of the railroad and need to behave accordingly.

Please click on the button below to view the online sign up sheet. Select the crew you wish to work with each day and click the submit button at the bottom of the page.


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