The Ferrous Flyer

The Ferrous Flyer

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Date(s) - 05/29/2018
12:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Radisson Lackawanna Station Hotel


The ELDCPS is operating an excursion on May 29, 2018, from Scranton to East Stroudsburg and back as part of the  8th International Conference on Contemporary Cast Iron Art.  The Ferrous Flyer will stop at three train stations in the Pocono Mountains where you will be treated to tours of the stations and performances incorporating molten iron.


Station Stops and Performances

Cresco Station Tour
Arrive Approx. 1:30 PM

East Stroudsburg  Electric City & Digital Iron
Arrive Approx. 3:00 PM

Gouldsboro Third Rail “T” rail demonstration iron pour
Arrive Approx 5:30 PM

Train Arrives back in Scranton at Approx. 7:30 PM

Devil In Us All iron pour
Occurs after dusk at the site of the Scranton Iron Furnaces

Details about the performance at each station may be found here

Station & Parking Information

Trains will depart from the track behind the Radisson Lackawanna Station Hotel. Free parking is available at off of Matson St. at the University of Scranton’s soccer fields below the hotel.

Departure Times

The train departs at 12:00 PM. Please be on the platform at least 30 minutes prior to departure.  Round trip time, which includes a layover and performances at the station listed, is approximately 7-hours.

The following video is an example of night iron pour and what you will see on this excursion.