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RR Days Talk

Railroad History in the Canaans 

When: Saturday, July 27th, 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Where: Canaan Union Station

New Haven Railroad 1965


Peter McLaughlin will be speaking about working on the railroad. Peter worked for the New Haven Railroad as an engineer.He had a chance to work with many older ex-CNE who would tell him about the railroad.

Dick Paddack will be speaking about the iron industry which depended on the CNE along with the Barnum & Richardson wheel casting factory at Lime Rock and the Locomotive Works at Amesville which is across the river from Falls Village.

July 31, 1971



Jeff Knees about bringing the Housie back to life after it was abandoned by Penn Central in 1973.

Joe Mato will speak about our upcoming 'railroading' bus trip.

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