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Minuteman Railroad: Boston and Maine’s Lexington Branch

March 10 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Free

Acting Friends of Depot Park President William Deen will enlighten all who attend this program, using details from his recently published book, Minuteman Railroad: Boston and Maine’s Lexington Branch. His book contains 212 pages, 191 photographs, and 27 maps. It tells the colorful history of the Boston and Maine’s (B&M’s) Lexington Branch, which operated from 1846 to 1981. Passenger service was extremely popular and vital to the growth of these towns. In 1900, the B&M line ran 28 steam trains daily in Bedford, 44 in Lexington, and 60 in Arlington.

The event is free and open to the public.

Doors open at 2 PM for a social period and refreshments
2:15 PM  Brief Society announcements followed by the Guest Speaker

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Date:
March 10
Time:
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Cost:
Free
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Website:
https://www.bedfordmahistory.org/events/

Organizer

Bedford Historical Society
Phone
781-275-7276
Email
info@bedfordmahistory.org
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Submitter Name (required)
Sandra Duffy
Submitter Email (required)
[email protected]

Venue

Old Town Hall Great Room
16 South Road ~ Third Floor
Bedford,01730
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