Lost Railroads of New England

Lost Railroads of New England

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by Ronald Dale Karr
     
 

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An indispensable guide for New England rail fans, rails-to-trails users, and local history enthusiasts!

THE FIRST edition was called �a gem of a book which serves as a useful reference.� This new edition of Lost Railroads of New England is that and much more! It features:


• All new maps showing rail trails as well as abandonments

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Overview

An indispensable guide for New England rail fans, rails-to-trails users, and local history enthusiasts!

THE FIRST edition was called �a gem of a book which serves as a useful reference.� This new edition of Lost Railroads of New England is that and much more! It features:


• All new maps showing rail trails as well as abandonments

• Detailed city maps for areas of dense railroad activity

• Many more photographs of trails and rail artifacts on abandoned lines

• Railroad abandonments updated through the end of 2009

• Many directory entries rewritten for better clarity and expanded with new information

• Many more entries cross-referenced

• Sections added on rail trails and lines that have been reinstated

Editorial Reviews

Library Journal - Library Journal
For this update of the 1989 original, Karr, a reference librarian at the University of Massachusetts, Lowell, has included newly discovered information. Train buffs everywhere will love this.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780942147117
Publisher:
Branch Line Press
Publication date:
12/21/2010
Series:
New England Rail Heritage Series
Pages:
240
Sales rank:
878,408
Product dimensions:
5.90(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.60(d)
Age Range:
14 Years

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