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Maine Central Steam Locomotive #470 Discussion
by Richard Glueck  - 
473 Replies 
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Welcome to the B&M/MEC Forum! >>>Please Read<<<
by MEC407  - 
0 Replies 
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 by MEC407
 
Portsmouth Branch: Emery
by Manalishi  - 
15 Replies 
 604 Views
 by arthur d.
 
MEC Lower Road in danger
by backroadrails  - 
12 Replies 
 3424 Views
 by gokeefe
 
B&M and Maine Central passenger shared passenger trains?
by NRGeep  - 
5 Replies 
 988 Views
 by gokeefe
 
What if no Guilford?
by trainsinmaine  - 
15 Replies 
 3014 Views
 by gokeefe
 
The Maine Central Railroad Mountain Division
by BM6569  - 
1907 Replies 
 385197 Views
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Arch Bridge in South Lancaster, NH
by trainsinmaine  - 
11 Replies 
 6166 Views
 by toolmaker
 
Question on F2, F3, F7s on B&M
by rfranzosa  - 
29 Replies 
 8624 Views
 by arthur d.
 
Manchester & Keene Branch
by trainsinmaine  - 
7 Replies 
 2031 Views
 by Manalishi
 
Clinton Engine House
by Engineer Spike  - 
24 Replies 
 1316 Views
 by jaymac
 
The Original Route
by b&m 1566  - 
6 Replies 
 399 Views
 by b&m 1566
 
Commuter rail power Lexington branch
by NRGeep  - 
5 Replies 
 1635 Views
 by B&M 1227
 
B&M's response to 1918 plague
by NRGeep  - 
3 Replies 
 803 Views
 by jaymac
 
Tunnel Repair
by Engineer Spike  - 
1 Replies 
 748 Views
 by edbear
 
B&M "Prince Spaghetti" covered hopper #5835
by Benjamin Maggi  - 
2 Replies 
 862 Views
 by Benjamin Maggi
 
Rockingham Jct.station
by arthur d.  - 
17 Replies 
 3128 Views
 by arthur d.
 
Defunct lines in downtown Nashua
by jlarose  - 
28 Replies 
 10080 Views
 by edbear
 
The Eastern Railroad revisited
by Manalishi  - 
69 Replies 
 6351 Views
 by arthur d.
 
Who Owns the Clinton Tunnel?
by trainsinmaine  - 
6 Replies 
 1591 Views
 by RussNelson
 
Penobscot and Union River Railroad
by trainsinmaine  - 
2 Replies 
 1415 Views
 by trainsinmaine
 
Named Steam Locomotive - Signs ?
by scottb613  - 
5 Replies 
 1508 Views
 by scottb613
 
B&M ALCO S4 1274
by bumthum  - 
7 Replies 
 5551 Views
 by bmcdr
 
Salem Harbor Branch
by RenegadeMonster  - 
2 Replies 
 1166 Views
 by RenegadeMonster
 
Groveton rail service post-BM
by deacongeof  - 
10 Replies 
 1924 Views
 by NHV 669
 
saugus branch question
by tom18287  - 
5 Replies 
 1495 Views
 by edbear
 
B&M F7A 4265
by b&m 1566  - 
46 Replies 
 18016 Views
 by ericofmaine
 
Fred Frailey (Trains Mag): Dave Fink the elder anecdotes
by johnpbarlow  - 
14 Replies 
 6793 Views
 by GP40MC1118
 
What was 1st C-C freight locomotive to regularly run on B&M?
by johnpbarlow  - 
6 Replies 
 2455 Views
 by SSW921
 
K8 Consolidation ?
by scottb613  - 
6 Replies 
 1704 Views
 by scottb613
 
Fun facts: MEC in 1963
by Cowford  - 
10 Replies 
 3114 Views
 by TomNelligan
 
Boston And Maine Rectangular Herald
by ABP4014  - 
2 Replies 
 1403 Views
 by CarterB
 
Worcester & Hillsboro Branch/Worcester & Contoocook Branch
by b&m 1566  - 
2 Replies 
 1690 Views
 by jaymac
 
Question about B&M RDCs after the blizzard '78
by p42thedowneaster  - 
8 Replies 
 3015 Views
 by Engineer Spike
 
Between Hoosick and North Pownal
by trainsinmaine  - 
7 Replies 
 3451 Views
 by Manalishi
 
Seeking info on Clifford Somerville, B&M p.r. director 1950s
by Morning Zephyr  - 
3 Replies 
 3174 Views
 by edbear
 
Eastern CM bike trail infrastructure removal
by NRGeep  - 
9 Replies 
 3229 Views
 by jbvb
 
Lowell junction
by Rockguy  - 
3 Replies 
 2179 Views
 by jbvb
 
Maine Central / Pulp and Paper Mills
by Highball  - 
35 Replies 
 15105 Views
 by gokeefe
 
Maine Central Radios
by mwhite  - 
3 Replies 
 2018 Views
 by jbvb
 
Flying Yankee Derailment
by CGRLCDR  - 
7 Replies 
 3056 Views
 by arthur d.
 
Original Boston and Maine Valuation Plans
by PViolette  - 
2 Replies 
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B&M Cars to be scrapped
by backroadrails  - 
0 Replies 
 2328 Views
 by backroadrails
 
B&M Portland Discontinuance
by gokeefe  - 
11 Replies 
 2731 Views
 by jbvb
 
Maine Central Final Passenger Discontinuance
by gokeefe  - 
15 Replies 
 4206 Views
 by gokeefe
 
B&M 1956 Normal Consist of Passenger Trains
by gokeefe  - 
2 Replies 
 2099 Views
 by edbear
 
Original MEC line in Benton and Waterville
by trainsinmaine  - 
0 Replies 
 2137 Views
 by trainsinmaine
 
Mt Tom coal
by KevinD  - 
1 Replies 
 2394 Views
 by EDFLD Bill
 
Remains of B&M Belmont/Bristol Branches?
by B&Mguy  - 
11 Replies 
 8528 Views
 by kwf
 
Portland/Boston/Mechanicville routing question.
by roberttosh  - 
6 Replies 
 3664 Views
 by johnpbarlow
 
1871 flat car found
by Cowford  - 
2 Replies 
 2916 Views
 by RGlueck
 
How Did B&M Get the State to Buy the Suburban Track?
by Engineer Spike  - 
12 Replies 
 3419 Views
 by Engineer Spike
 
A few B&M locations - still trains?
by nydepot  - 
11 Replies 
 3833 Views
 by nydepot
 
Marlboro, NH spur
by IndianaMike  - 
9 Replies 
 7363 Views
 by L Webb
 
Cheshire Branch
by mdamico23  - 
13 Replies 
 10481 Views
 by jfloehr
 
B&M Watertank at Union, NH
by Pat Fahey  - 
1 Replies 
 2015 Views
 by JohnR19
 
B&M Watertank at Union, NH
by Pat Fahey  - 
0 Replies 
 2511 Views
 by Pat Fahey
 
Boston & Maine covered bridge move at the WW&F Railway
by flyingfox10  - 
4 Replies 
 2453 Views
 by flyingfox10
 
Sudbury freight house
by NRGeep  - 
2 Replies 
 2861 Views
 by The EGE
 
Help Save Boston & Maine covered truss bridge
by flyingfox10  - 
4 Replies 
 3759 Views
 by flyingfox10
 
T Equipment and Ayer Questions for the Late 1970s
by Engineer Spike  - 
3 Replies 
 2453 Views
 by MEC407
 
Lexington Branch detour trains
by cpf354  - 
3 Replies 
 3859 Views
 by cpf354
 
Pittsfield Station
by NYC27  - 
1 Replies 
 2483 Views
 by ericofmaine
 
Telegraph poles
by trainsinmaine  - 
14 Replies 
 5041 Views
 by S1f3432
 
B&M Blackmount Branch
by B&Mguy  - 
20 Replies 
 13031 Views
 by BM50
 
Mystery Photo
by trainsinmaine  - 
22 Replies 
 7809 Views
 by dcm74
 
Remaining SW-1s
by Brent S. Bette  - 
5 Replies 
 3670 Views
 by Mikejf
 
detour routes
by NRGeep  - 
13 Replies 
 4555 Views
 by jbvb
 
Maine Central (MEC) F3A/B and E7A Locomotives
by gokeefe  - 
29 Replies 
 14797 Views
 by jbvb
 
Lynn (Central Square) Station
by R36 Combine Coach  - 
9 Replies 
 6313 Views
 by jbvb
 
Chicopee, MA Operations
by Cadet57  - 
1 Replies 
 4042 Views
 by Jedijk88
 
Maine Central Harmony Branch
by backroadrails  - 
1 Replies 
 2800 Views
 by Dick H
 
Old B&M charts: what aspects do the signals represent?
by BostonUrbEx  - 
6 Replies 
 4526 Views
 by Pat Fahey
 
Looking for B&M Jeep FC Photos
by NellsChoo  - 
4 Replies 
 2898 Views
 by Dick H
 
Fate of B&M steam locomotive #827?
by NellsChoo  - 
5 Replies 
 4409 Views
 by NellsChoo
 
WN&P in Nashua
by trainsinmaine  - 
1 Replies 
 2882 Views
 by deathtopumpkins
 
B&M Stoneham Branch is . . . dead?!
by l008com  - 
10 Replies 
 7932 Views
 by Choo Choo Coleman
 
B&M Location Question...
by NellsChoo  - 
5 Replies 
 3858 Views
 by kwf
 
MEC spur in Brewer
by trainsinmaine  - 
5 Replies 
 5605 Views
 by RGlueck
 
State of Maine - The Gull (B&M/MEC LD Passenger Service)
by gokeefe  - 
65 Replies 
 35264 Views
 by jbvb
 
that B&M Pacific in the Piscataqua River
by TomNelligan  - 
5 Replies 
 3881 Views
 by Cowford
 
Bar Harbor Express - East Wind (B&M/MEC Seasonal Service)
by gokeefe  - 
30 Replies 
 19727 Views
 by CarterB
 
Surviving B&M equipment
by truman  - 
96 Replies 
 53926 Views
 by johnpbarlow
 
Photo location help please
by nydepot  - 
9 Replies 
 5492 Views
 by arthur d.
 
Maine Central MOW Gang Sleeper Cook cars
by Safetee  - 
2 Replies 
 3268 Views
 by Safetee
 
Last photo location, please
by nydepot  - 
4 Replies 
 4061 Views
 by GP40MC1118
 
Boston & Maine Business Car #1
by gokeefe  - 
6 Replies 
 4248 Views
 by gokeefe
 
Maine Central Business Car #333
by lvrr 560  - 
33 Replies 
 29434 Views
 by A215
 
Old station in Lawrence, MA...
by Boston-and-Maine  - 
11 Replies 
 6636 Views
 by Hux
 
Moose Brook bridge (B&M Berlin Branch) to be rebuilt!
by elecuyer  - 
0 Replies 
 2945 Views
 by elecuyer
 
MEC Pulpwood cars
by nydepot  - 
3 Replies 
 4151 Views
 by Steve Wagner
 
Track on the Calais and Eastport branches
by Simon Dunkley  - 
35 Replies 
 15239 Views
 by sandyriverman
 
Eastern Division abutments coming down.
by arthur d.  - 
5 Replies 
 4881 Views
 by arthur d.
 
B&M Pullman Standard Streamline Cars
by bumthum  - 
21 Replies 
 15433 Views
 by edbear
 
Elmwood Jct - New Hampshire
by Cactus Jack  - 
4 Replies 
 3749 Views
 by Pat Fahey
 
B&M Conway branch
by b&m 1566  - 
33 Replies 
 27898 Views
 by b&m 1566
 
Waterville's Station
by 470man  - 
0 Replies 
 2953 Views
 by 470man
 
Reformatory Branch
by outinindiana  - 
24 Replies 
 13302 Views
 by b&m 1566
 
Lee NH train station before and after.
by Manalishi  - 
1 Replies 
 3783 Views
 by Pat Fahey
 
Tell-tale / Cat-tail post?
by yppak  - 
30 Replies 
 20452 Views
 by NHV 669
 
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