New PDF release: A History of the Boston & Maine Railroad: Exploring New

By Bruce D. Heald

On June 27, 1835, New Hampshire chartered the Boston & Maine Railroad, and a juggernaut used to be born. via 1900, the B&M operated a few 2,300 miles of music in northern New England, having taken over an staggering forty-seven varied railroads considering the fact that its inception. The B&M loomed really huge within the Granite country, the place it managed ninety six percentage of all tracks and was once the first conveyance in the course of the rugged center of latest England s so much ambitious mountain range.From the gravity-defying Mount Washington Cog Railway to logging delivery trains to the well-known Depression-era Snow teach, A historical past of the Boston & Maine Railroad lines the attention-grabbing background of latest England's most famed railway.

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