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newpylong
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Re: Batten Kill Railroad

Post by newpylong » Thu Mar 05, 2015 10:36 am

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Re: Batten Kill Railroad

Post by thebigham » Tue Jun 07, 2016 8:51 pm

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Batten Kill Railroad gets $1.3 million state grant
BILL TOSCANO btoscano@poststar.com

GREENWICH — Since owner Bill Taber and his employees spend more than two-thirds of their time maintaining the Batten Kill Railroad’s 35 miles of track, Tuesday’s announcement that the company will be getting $1.3 million in state funding was very good news.

“We spend a lot of time keeping the track operational. I would say that between two-thirds and three-quarters of our time is spent working on the track,” Taber said. “That’s what we are doing today. The only time we stop is when our customers need us to run the trains in.”

and...

A 22 car BKRR train last month:

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