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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
 
B&M Connecticut River Line???
by cu29640  - 
23 Replies 
 8040 Views
 by NHV 669
 
Portsmouth Branch: Emery
by Manalishi  - 
15 Replies 
 679 Views
 by arthur d.
 
MEC Lower Road in danger
by backroadrails  - 
12 Replies 
 3448 Views
 by gokeefe
 
B&M and Maine Central passenger shared passenger trains?
by NRGeep  - 
5 Replies 
 999 Views
 by gokeefe
 
What if no Guilford?
by trainsinmaine  - 
15 Replies 
 3024 Views
 by gokeefe
 
The Maine Central Railroad Mountain Division
by BM6569  - 
1907 Replies 
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 by NHV 669
 
Arch Bridge in South Lancaster, NH
by trainsinmaine  - 
11 Replies 
 6172 Views
 by toolmaker
 
Question on F2, F3, F7s on B&M
by rfranzosa  - 
29 Replies 
 8648 Views
 by arthur d.
 
Manchester & Keene Branch
by trainsinmaine  - 
7 Replies 
 2034 Views
 by Manalishi
 
Clinton Engine House
by Engineer Spike  - 
24 Replies 
 1326 Views
 by jaymac
 
The Original Route
by b&m 1566  - 
6 Replies 
 404 Views
 by b&m 1566
 
Commuter rail power Lexington branch
by NRGeep  - 
5 Replies 
 1640 Views
 by B&M 1227
 
B&M's response to 1918 plague
by NRGeep  - 
3 Replies 
 805 Views
 by jaymac
 
Tunnel Repair
by Engineer Spike  - 
1 Replies 
 749 Views
 by edbear
 
B&M "Prince Spaghetti" covered hopper #5835
by Benjamin Maggi  - 
2 Replies 
 866 Views
 by Benjamin Maggi
 
Rockingham Jct.station
by arthur d.  - 
17 Replies 
 3130 Views
 by arthur d.
 
Defunct lines in downtown Nashua
by jlarose  - 
28 Replies 
 10095 Views
 by edbear
 
The Eastern Railroad revisited
by Manalishi  - 
69 Replies 
 6379 Views
 by arthur d.
 
Who Owns the Clinton Tunnel?
by trainsinmaine  - 
6 Replies 
 1596 Views
 by RussNelson
 
Penobscot and Union River Railroad
by trainsinmaine  - 
2 Replies 
 1418 Views
 by trainsinmaine
 
Named Steam Locomotive - Signs ?
by scottb613  - 
5 Replies 
 1517 Views
 by scottb613
 
B&M ALCO S4 1274
by bumthum  - 
7 Replies 
 5559 Views
 by bmcdr
 
Salem Harbor Branch
by RenegadeMonster  - 
2 Replies 
 1172 Views
 by RenegadeMonster
 
Groveton rail service post-BM
by deacongeof  - 
10 Replies 
 1945 Views
 by NHV 669
 
saugus branch question
by tom18287  - 
5 Replies 
 1497 Views
 by edbear
 
B&M F7A 4265
by b&m 1566  - 
46 Replies 
 18029 Views
 by ericofmaine
 
Fred Frailey (Trains Mag): Dave Fink the elder anecdotes
by johnpbarlow  - 
14 Replies 
 6797 Views
 by GP40MC1118
 
What was 1st C-C freight locomotive to regularly run on B&M?
by johnpbarlow  - 
6 Replies 
 2460 Views
 by SSW921
 
K8 Consolidation ?
by scottb613  - 
6 Replies 
 1707 Views
 by scottb613
 
Fun facts: MEC in 1963
by Cowford  - 
10 Replies 
 3121 Views
 by TomNelligan
 
Boston And Maine Rectangular Herald
by ABP4014  - 
2 Replies 
 1405 Views
 by CarterB
 
Worcester & Hillsboro Branch/Worcester & Contoocook Branch
by b&m 1566  - 
2 Replies 
 1697 Views
 by jaymac
 
Question about B&M RDCs after the blizzard '78
by p42thedowneaster  - 
8 Replies 
 3017 Views
 by Engineer Spike
 
Between Hoosick and North Pownal
by trainsinmaine  - 
7 Replies 
 3455 Views
 by Manalishi
 
Seeking info on Clifford Somerville, B&M p.r. director 1950s
by Morning Zephyr  - 
3 Replies 
 3176 Views
 by edbear
 
Eastern CM bike trail infrastructure removal
by NRGeep  - 
9 Replies 
 3235 Views
 by jbvb
 
Lowell junction
by Rockguy  - 
3 Replies 
 2182 Views
 by jbvb
 
Maine Central / Pulp and Paper Mills
by Highball  - 
35 Replies 
 15114 Views
 by gokeefe
 
Maine Central Radios
by mwhite  - 
3 Replies 
 2025 Views
 by jbvb
 
Flying Yankee Derailment
by CGRLCDR  - 
7 Replies 
 3060 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 
 2332 Views
 by backroadrails
 
B&M Portland Discontinuance
by gokeefe  - 
11 Replies 
 2736 Views
 by jbvb
 
Maine Central Final Passenger Discontinuance
by gokeefe  - 
15 Replies 
 4210 Views
 by gokeefe
 
B&M 1956 Normal Consist of Passenger Trains
by gokeefe  - 
2 Replies 
 2101 Views
 by edbear
 
Original MEC line in Benton and Waterville
by trainsinmaine  - 
0 Replies 
 2138 Views
 by trainsinmaine
 
Mt Tom coal
by KevinD  - 
1 Replies 
 2395 Views
 by EDFLD Bill
 
Remains of B&M Belmont/Bristol Branches?
by B&Mguy  - 
11 Replies 
 8534 Views
 by kwf
 
Portland/Boston/Mechanicville routing question.
by roberttosh  - 
6 Replies 
 3667 Views
 by johnpbarlow
 
1871 flat car found
by Cowford  - 
2 Replies 
 2919 Views
 by RGlueck
 
How Did B&M Get the State to Buy the Suburban Track?
by Engineer Spike  - 
12 Replies 
 3426 Views
 by Engineer Spike
 
A few B&M locations - still trains?
by nydepot  - 
11 Replies 
 3834 Views
 by nydepot
 
Marlboro, NH spur
by IndianaMike  - 
9 Replies 
 7371 Views
 by L Webb
 
Cheshire Branch
by mdamico23  - 
13 Replies 
 10492 Views
 by jfloehr
 
B&M Watertank at Union, NH
by Pat Fahey  - 
1 Replies 
 2016 Views
 by JohnR19
 
B&M Watertank at Union, NH
by Pat Fahey  - 
0 Replies 
 2514 Views
 by Pat Fahey
 
Boston & Maine covered bridge move at the WW&F Railway
by flyingfox10  - 
4 Replies 
 2462 Views
 by flyingfox10
 
Sudbury freight house
by NRGeep  - 
2 Replies 
 2864 Views
 by The EGE
 
Help Save Boston & Maine covered truss bridge
by flyingfox10  - 
4 Replies 
 3761 Views
 by flyingfox10
 
T Equipment and Ayer Questions for the Late 1970s
by Engineer Spike  - 
3 Replies 
 2456 Views
 by MEC407
 
Lexington Branch detour trains
by cpf354  - 
3 Replies 
 3860 Views
 by cpf354
 
Pittsfield Station
by NYC27  - 
1 Replies 
 2488 Views
 by ericofmaine
 
Telegraph poles
by trainsinmaine  - 
14 Replies 
 5047 Views
 by S1f3432
 
B&M Blackmount Branch
by B&Mguy  - 
20 Replies 
 13033 Views
 by BM50
 
Mystery Photo
by trainsinmaine  - 
22 Replies 
 7814 Views
 by dcm74
 
Remaining SW-1s
by Brent S. Bette  - 
5 Replies 
 3673 Views
 by Mikejf
 
detour routes
by NRGeep  - 
13 Replies 
 4557 Views
 by jbvb
 
Maine Central (MEC) F3A/B and E7A Locomotives
by gokeefe  - 
29 Replies 
 14809 Views
 by jbvb
 
Lynn (Central Square) Station
by R36 Combine Coach  - 
9 Replies 
 6316 Views
 by jbvb
 
Chicopee, MA Operations
by Cadet57  - 
1 Replies 
 4043 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 
 4527 Views
 by Pat Fahey
 
Looking for B&M Jeep FC Photos
by NellsChoo  - 
4 Replies 
 2901 Views
 by Dick H
 
Fate of B&M steam locomotive #827?
by NellsChoo  - 
5 Replies 
 4412 Views
 by NellsChoo
 
WN&P in Nashua
by trainsinmaine  - 
1 Replies 
 2883 Views
 by deathtopumpkins
 
B&M Stoneham Branch is . . . dead?!
by l008com  - 
10 Replies 
 7941 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 
 5611 Views
 by RGlueck
 
State of Maine - The Gull (B&M/MEC LD Passenger Service)
by gokeefe  - 
65 Replies 
 35281 Views
 by jbvb
 
that B&M Pacific in the Piscataqua River
by TomNelligan  - 
5 Replies 
 3884 Views
 by Cowford
 
Bar Harbor Express - East Wind (B&M/MEC Seasonal Service)
by gokeefe  - 
30 Replies 
 19733 Views
 by CarterB
 
Surviving B&M equipment
by truman  - 
96 Replies 
 53948 Views
 by johnpbarlow
 
Photo location help please
by nydepot  - 
9 Replies 
 5496 Views
 by arthur d.
 
Maine Central MOW Gang Sleeper Cook cars
by Safetee  - 
2 Replies 
 3272 Views
 by Safetee
 
Last photo location, please
by nydepot  - 
4 Replies 
 4063 Views
 by GP40MC1118
 
Boston & Maine Business Car #1
by gokeefe  - 
6 Replies 
 4249 Views
 by gokeefe
 
Maine Central Business Car #333
by lvrr 560  - 
33 Replies 
 29442 Views
 by A215
 
Old station in Lawrence, MA...
by Boston-and-Maine  - 
11 Replies 
 6637 Views
 by Hux
 
Moose Brook bridge (B&M Berlin Branch) to be rebuilt!
by elecuyer  - 
0 Replies 
 2947 Views
 by elecuyer
 
MEC Pulpwood cars
by nydepot  - 
3 Replies 
 4157 Views
 by Steve Wagner
 
Track on the Calais and Eastport branches
by Simon Dunkley  - 
35 Replies 
 15248 Views
 by sandyriverman
 
Eastern Division abutments coming down.
by arthur d.  - 
5 Replies 
 4882 Views
 by arthur d.
 
B&M Pullman Standard Streamline Cars
by bumthum  - 
21 Replies 
 15440 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 
 27908 Views
 by b&m 1566
 
Waterville's Station
by 470man  - 
0 Replies 
 2955 Views
 by 470man
 
Reformatory Branch
by outinindiana  - 
24 Replies 
 13305 Views
 by b&m 1566
 
Lee NH train station before and after.
by Manalishi  - 
1 Replies 
 3785 Views
 by Pat Fahey
 
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