News in Brief
Visit our News webpage for details.
Dec, 2021: The Berks County Commissioners awarded the LTHS with $75,000. See our press release. It was mentioned in the Reading Eagle, the Northern Berks Patriot Item, and the Trains.com.
Oct, 2021: The LTHS was highlighted on BCTV and Times News.
Aug/Sept, 2021: The Mertztown Train Station will be a part of the Road Ramble advertised in Berks Weekly and BCTV.
May, 2021: Multiple updates on activities
April, 2021: Hike to the magnetite mines in the village of Rittenhouse Gap.
Feb, 2021: LTHS has a new logo.
Nov, 2020: Ret. Colonel Willard Dellicker's presentation on Vietnam as a fighter pilot. (View video)
Oct, 2020: Longswamp ghost story at the Great Pumpkin Hunt event.
Sep, 2020 : Funding statement regarding restoration & relocation of the Mertztown Train Station.
Sep, 2020 : 2nd Annual Historic Scavenger Hunt.
Aug, 2020 : Mertztown Train Station open house & WFMZ Lehigh Valley coverage, Railpace News Magazine coverage in their October 2020 edition.
July, 2020: WFMZ TV (Berks edition) interview: Mertztown Train Station open house.
July, 2020: In memoriam: Michael D. Radcliffe, founding LTHS member, treasurer, friend. (Aug 4, 1948 - July 25, 2020)
May, 2020: LTHS awarded a $2,500 grant from the Berks County Community Foundation's Conservation Equity Fund to help support the Save Our Station: Mertztown Train Station project.
Jan 19, 2022: LTHS Monthly Meeting
Feb 16, 2022: LTHS Monthly Meeting
Mar 16, 2022: LTHS Monthly Meeting
Visit our Events page for more details.