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By Bruce D. Heald

On June 27, 1835, New Hampshire chartered the Boston & Maine Railroad, and a juggernaut was once born. by means of 1900, the B&M operated a few 2,300 miles of music in northern New England, having taken over an fabulous forty-seven assorted railroads in view that its inception. The B&M loomed rather huge within the Granite country, the place it managed ninety six percentage of all tracks and was once the first conveyance in the course of the rugged middle of latest England s so much bold mountain range.From the gravity-defying Mount Washington Cog Railway to logging delivery trains to the well-known Depression-era Snow educate, A historical past of the Boston & Maine Railroad lines the interesting historical past of latest England's most famed railway.

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