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Welcome to the B&M/MEC Forum! >>>Please Read<<<
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27 Replies 
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Surviving equipment
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269 Replies 
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B&M Conway branch
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55 Replies 
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Cabooses
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Save the 1127!
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2 Replies 
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The Maine Central Railroad Mountain Division
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2016 Replies 
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Question about B&M/MEC passenger cars
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3 Replies 
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Caboose for sale - Winchester, MA
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20 Replies 
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The Cocheco Railroad revisited
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67 Replies 
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Calais Branch
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24 Replies 
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Western Route Main Line
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Southwest New Hampshire
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33 Replies 
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1 Replies 
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Boston and Maine de Mexico
by riffian  - 
5 Replies 
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Maine Central caboose in New Gloucester ME
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0 Replies 
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Boston & Maine engine #1210
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"Hoosac Tunnel Tales"
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Arch Bridge in South Lancaster, NH
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12 Replies 
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Siding Tewksbury State Hospital?
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4 Replies 
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Fitchburg Cutoff and Davis Square Tower
by seagull6  - 
7 Replies 
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The Woburn Loop remembered.
by seagull6  - 
3 Replies 
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Salem & Lowell West Peabody Rail Yard
by tom18287  - 
7 Replies 
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branch line to Cog from Mt Division?
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33 Replies 
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Lowell, MA
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6 Replies 
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6 Replies 
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5 Replies 
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6 Replies 
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MEC Lower Road in danger
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19 Replies 
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Lowell, MA Stations
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3 Replies 
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B&M "Prince Spaghetti" covered hopper #5835
by Benjamin Maggi  - 
6 Replies 
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Old Tracks in Tewksbury, MA circa 1980
by drvmusic  - 
21 Replies 
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Maine Central Business Car #333
by lvrr 560  - 
48 Replies 
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Central Mass Railroad in Clinton
by MrB  - 
6 Replies 
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Clinton Engine House
by Engineer Spike  - 
25 Replies 
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Alan Dustin
by GTIKING  - 
4 Replies 
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Rockingham Jct.station
by arthur d.  - 
28 Replies 
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Question on F2, F3, F7s on B&M
by rfranzosa  - 
36 Replies 
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2 Replies 
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B&M 1741 (GP9)
by p42thedowneaster  - 
7 Replies 
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B&M diesel locomotive end-date roster?
by Benjamin Maggi  - 
7 Replies 
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 by Benjamin Maggi
 
State of Maine - The Gull (B&M/MEC LD Passenger Service)
by gokeefe  - 
68 Replies 
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B&M trash trains?
by NRGeep  - 
6 Replies 
 1406 Views
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B&M Accident Harvard Street Medford/Somerville 1957/58
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7 Replies 
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BM 2752
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3 Replies 
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Pro-PBM on MBTA Cab car
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3 Replies 
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MEC Calais Branch telephone rings - 1970
by BR&P  - 
5 Replies 
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Maine Central's - Kineo Branch
by b&m 1566  - 
7 Replies 
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underpass at Alewife
by NRGeep  - 
8 Replies 
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1908 BM Flagman Shanty location in Wakefiled MA
by mokanpy  - 
5 Replies 
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Company Ice?
by ABurns  - 
5 Replies 
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Waterville Station Demolition Pictures Wanted
by PViolette  - 
0 Replies 
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B&M Snow Train Photos
by Otto Vondrak  - 
10 Replies 
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2 Replies 
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Fred Frailey (Trains Mag): Dave Fink the elder anecdotes
by johnpbarlow  - 
16 Replies 
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Boston & Maine's - Marlborough Branch.
by b&m 1566  - 
12 Replies 
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Sanbornville, NH turntable
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3 Replies 
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Brunswick's, Maine roundhouse
by Pat Fahey  - 
2 Replies 
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Lakeport, NH B&M enginehouse
by Pat Fahey  - 
0 Replies 
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Eastern Division abutments coming down.
by arthur d.  - 
10 Replies 
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B&M Connecticut River Line???
by cu29640  - 
26 Replies 
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B&M MBTA RDC at Palmer?
by NellsChoo  - 
13 Replies 
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Portsmouth Branch: Emery
by Manalishi  - 
15 Replies 
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 by arthur d.
 
B&M and Maine Central passenger shared passenger trains?
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5 Replies 
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Manchester & Keene Branch
by trainsinmaine  - 
7 Replies 
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The Original Route
by b&m 1566  - 
6 Replies 
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Commuter rail power Lexington branch
by NRGeep  - 
5 Replies 
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B&M's response to 1918 plague
by NRGeep  - 
3 Replies 
 1713 Views
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Tunnel Repair
by Engineer Spike  - 
1 Replies 
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Defunct lines in downtown Nashua
by jlarose  - 
28 Replies 
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The Eastern Railroad revisited
by Manalishi  - 
69 Replies 
 13507 Views
 by arthur d.
 
Who Owns the Clinton Tunnel?
by trainsinmaine  - 
6 Replies 
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Penobscot and Union River Railroad
by trainsinmaine  - 
2 Replies 
 2302 Views
 by trainsinmaine
 
Named Steam Locomotive - Signs ?
by scottb613  - 
5 Replies 
 6130 Views
 by scottb613
 
B&M ALCO S4 1274
by bumthum  - 
7 Replies 
 7309 Views
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Salem Harbor Branch
by RenegadeMonster  - 
2 Replies 
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 by RenegadeMonster
 
Groveton rail service post-BM
by deacongeof  - 
10 Replies 
 4291 Views
 by NHV 669
 
saugus branch question
by tom18287  - 
5 Replies 
 2602 Views
 by edbear
 
B&M F7A 4265
by b&m 1566  - 
46 Replies 
 27210 Views
 by ericofmaine
 
What was 1st C-C freight locomotive to regularly run on B&M?
by johnpbarlow  - 
6 Replies 
 3473 Views
 by SSW921
 
K8 Consolidation ?
by scottb613  - 
6 Replies 
 6169 Views
 by scottb613
 
Fun facts: MEC in 1963
by Cowford  - 
10 Replies 
 4258 Views
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Boston And Maine Rectangular Herald
by ABP4014  - 
2 Replies 
 2220 Views
 by CarterB
 
Worcester & Hillsboro Branch/Worcester & Contoocook Branch
by b&m 1566  - 
2 Replies 
 6050 Views
 by jaymac
 
Question about B&M RDCs after the blizzard '78
by p42thedowneaster  - 
8 Replies 
 7520 Views
 by Engineer Spike
 
Between Hoosick and North Pownal
by trainsinmaine  - 
7 Replies 
 4540 Views
 by Manalishi
 
Seeking info on Clifford Somerville, B&M p.r. director 1950s
by Morning Zephyr  - 
3 Replies 
 3869 Views
 by edbear
 
Eastern CM bike trail infrastructure removal
by NRGeep  - 
9 Replies 
 4402 Views
 by jbvb
 
Lowell junction
by Rockguy  - 
3 Replies 
 2894 Views
 by jbvb
 
Maine Central / Pulp and Paper Mills
by Highball  - 
35 Replies 
 19707 Views
 by gokeefe
 
Maine Central Radios
by mwhite  - 
3 Replies 
 2788 Views
 by jbvb
 
Flying Yankee Derailment
by CGRLCDR  - 
7 Replies 
 4234 Views
 by arthur d.
 
Original Boston and Maine Valuation Plans
by PViolette  - 
2 Replies 
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 by PViolette
 
B&M Cars to be scrapped
by backroadrails  - 
0 Replies 
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 by backroadrails
 
B&M Portland Discontinuance
by gokeefe  - 
11 Replies 
 4193 Views
 by jbvb
 
Maine Central Final Passenger Discontinuance
by gokeefe  - 
15 Replies 
 6058 Views
 by gokeefe
 
B&M 1956 Normal Consist of Passenger Trains
by gokeefe  - 
2 Replies 
 2913 Views
 by edbear
 
Original MEC line in Benton and Waterville
by trainsinmaine  - 
0 Replies 
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 by trainsinmaine
 
Mt Tom coal
by KevinD  - 
1 Replies 
 3058 Views
 by EDFLD Bill
 
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