Annual Fall Foliage Train Excursion

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Annual Fall Foliage Train Excursion

Postby Jeff Smith » Fri Sep 02, 2016 11:59 am

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Short article:

Annual Fall Foliage Train Excursion Set for Saturday, October 22

The Annual Fall Foliage Train Excursion happening on Saturday, October 22 from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. is now excepting reservations. The public is strongly urged to get their tickets early.

Passengers depart from and return to Woonsocket, RI in the historic Blackstone River Valley and ride on the Providence & Worcester Railroad to participate in the always lively Great Pumpkin Festival in nearby Putnam, Ct.

The passengers travel along the rails to view spectacular autumn perspectives located in the new Blackstone River Valley National Historical Park, showcasing the birthplace of the American Industrial Revolution.

And the website for tickets/info:
Next stop, Willoughby
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Re: Annual Fall Foliage Train Excursion

Postby MEC407 » Sat Sep 03, 2016 9:13 am

Sounds like a nice ride. I wish I could go. Has there been any word, official or otherwise, about whether GWI will continue PW's excursion/charter business?
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