Hanover Junction Links

Hanover Junction Railroad Station. W.J. Shaffer, Station Agent, can be seen looking out the office door window.

Here are some links you may find useful if you’re looking for more information about Hanover Junction, PA.

ExplorePAhistory.com – Hanover Junction

Hanover Junction, PA from The State of New York and The Civil War Website

York County Parks – Heritage Rail Trail County Park

York County Heritage Center

York Daily Record – York County History

Steam into History digs deep into the American Story – Trains. Posted by Brian Plant

Friends of the Heritage Rail Trail Corridor
Hanover Junction Train Station

Pictures of the Civil War from the National Archives
Picture #80. “Station at Hanover Junction, Pa., showing an engine and cars. In November 1863 Lincoln had to change trains at this point to dedicate the Gettysburg Battlefield. 111-B- 83.”

TrainWeb.org has some photos of the old station house before and after it was restored.

Hanover Junction Station Comes to Life, BullSheet.com by Allen Brougham, December 2001

Target: Hanover Junction – PA Civil War Trails

Hanover Junction Railroad Station from PhiladelphiaBuildings.org

Civil War photography: Is it honestly Abraham Lincoln in the Hanover Junction image?
Scott Mingus, York Daily Record. Nov. 18, 2017 | Updated 8:20 a.m. ET Nov. 19, 2018

Fake Lincoln Photos – Changing Trains at Hanover Junction by Norman Gasbarro

Debacle at Hanover Junction – Faces of Civil War: The history of the Civil War is the stories of its soldiers.

Pickpocket victims at Hanover Junction included York businessman P. A. Small – Scott Mingus, York Daily Record.

Steaming into History – Oren B. Helbok. Where Steam Lives.


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