RR Days Talk
Railroad History in the CanaansWhen: 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.