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Railroad Talk: Library to Host Train Conductors

Train passing over the Main St. railroad trestle. Photo (c) Mike Uchalid

On Thursday, March 16, 2017 at 10:00 a.m. train conductors from the Railroad Museum of New England will visit the Bristol Public Library to read train stories and show-off their electric train sets.

The Railroad Museum of New England is a not-for-profit educational and historical organization whose mission is to tell the story of the region’s rich railroad heritage through their educational exhibits and operation of the Naugatuck Railroad.

The Museum was founded in 1968 with more than 500 members.

The Railroad Museum includes a diverse collection representative of New England railroading including locomotives, passenger and freight cars, and cabooses.

The Bristol Public Library is located at 5 High St. in downtown Bristol.

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