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NS Harrisburg East Dispatcher

The NS Harrisburg East territory operates on AAR Channel 050 - 160.8600 MHz. This stream provides single channel, wide area coverage. It does not scan. See "Feed Notes" for some interesting information about this stream.

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This stream is brought to you by
The Harrisburg Chapter - National Railway Historical Society.
Help support this stream and support our education, restoration and preservation activities
by making a tax deductible donation at
http://HarrisburgNRHS.org/support.htm
 
Welcome to the NS Harrisburg East Railroad Dispatcher stream!
 
About this Stream
This stream is provided under the auspices of the Harrisburg Chapter of the National Railway Historical Society in conjunction with The Central Pennsylvania Repeater Association amateur radio club, South Mountain Communications, Inc. and Broadcastify.com as a service to the railfan community.
For more information about these groups, please visit our websites at:
Special thanks go to:
 
The NS Harrisburg East territory is a major link in Norfolk Southern’s east-west railroad. The Reading, PA area is a nexus where trains from the port facilities in the Northern New Jersey / New York area merge with traffic from the Philadelphia area making this a very busy territory.
 
The radio frequency is AAR Channel 050 - 160.8600 MHz.
 
This stream provides single channel, wide area coverage. It does not scan. Radio signals are received from Signal 341 / 342 east of Pottstown to BURKE interlocking at milepost HP 104.2 in the west and to BLANDON interlocking at milepost RV 7.5 in the north.
 
 
The NS Harrisburg East desk covers the following rail lines:
This desk also dispatches the southern portion of the NS Buffalo Line. However, that line is not within radio reception range of this feed.
 
 
Activity of note includes:
 
Defect Detectors heard on this feed include:
Harrisburg Line:
Pottsville Branch:
Reading Line:
 
Also heard on this stream are some of the yard operations at Allentown Yard and Abrams Yard which use the same radio channel.
 
 
Adjacent Territory: The Harrisburg Chapter of the NRHS also maintains a radio stream of the NS Harrisburg Terminal Dispatcher. This is the next territory to the west of the Harrisburg East Desk and compliments this feed. It is also available on Broadcastify at:
http://www.broadcastify.com/listen/feed/15142
 
 
ATCS Monitor: The territory covered by this stream is also well covered by our companion "NS Harrisburg Division" ATCS monitoring kit available on the ATCS Monitor Yahoo Group. By joining the group, you can download the program at:
http://groups.yahoo.com/neo/groups/ATCS_Monitor/info
After joining, the NS Harrisburg Division monitoring kit can then be downloaded at:
http://groups.yahoo.com/neo/groups/ATCS_Monitor/files/Data%20Files/NS/Harrisburg%20Div
 
 
Key locations on this territory are very well documented in
“The Railfan’s Guide for Google Earth” available for download at:
http://groups.yahoo.com/neo/groups/RailfansGuide/info
Again, you need to join the Yahoo group to download the file. Note that this is a large file and may take some time to load in Google Earth.
 
Happy Monitoring!
Harrisburg Chapter - National Railway Historical Society