By Bruce D. Heald

ISBN-10: 154021821X

ISBN-13: 9781540218216

ISBN-10: 1596293608

ISBN-13: 9781596293601

On June 27, 1835, New Hampshire chartered the Boston & Maine Railroad, and a juggernaut was once born. by way of 1900, the B&M operated a few 2,300 miles of music in northern New England, having taken over an magnificent forty-seven assorted railroads considering the fact that its inception. The B&M loomed quite huge within the Granite nation, the place it managed ninety six percentage of all tracks and was once the first conveyance during the rugged center of latest England s such a lot ambitious mountain range.From the gravity-defying Mount Washington Cog Railway to logging delivery trains to the well-known Depression-era Snow educate, A background of the Boston & Maine Railroad lines the attention-grabbing background of latest England's most famous railway.

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