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  MA

  Carver

  Edaville USA

  7 Eda Avenue

  Carver  MA  01520    

  Phone   508 866-4526

  Web Site  http://www.edaville.org/

  Description  old fashioned buildings, train rides, carousel, children's rides

  Type of Resource   Activity

  Primary Focus  Railroad

  Kind of Activity   Amusement Park

  Building Carousel

  Collection N-Z  Vehicles

  New or Updated:  9/24/2004
 

  MA

  Chester

  Chester Foundation

  10 Prospect Street

  PO Box 276

  Chester  MA   01011    

  Phone   413 354-6570

  Web Site  http://www.chestermass.com/Chester_Foundation/chester_foundation.html

  E-mail  mailto:dproct01@emerald.tufts.edu

  Description  railroad memorabilia in historic station

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Railroad

  Building Type Depot

  Collection G-M  Model Railroad

  Collection  Rolling Stock

  Era  1840

  New or Updated:  4/11/2006

Massachusetts
Hyannis
Cape Cod Central Railroad
252 Main Street
Hyannis MA 02601
Phone 508 771-3800
Web Site www.capetrain.com
Toll Free 888 797-7245
Description trips through historic Cape Cod to Sandwich
Type of Resource Railway
Primary Focus Railroad
Kind of Activity Train Ride
Last changed: 01/25/2003

  MA
 
Lowell
 
National Streetcar Museum
 
25 Shattuck St
 
Lowell  MA
 
Phone
 
Web Site  http://www.trolleymuseum.org/lowell_01.html
 
Description  exhibit on the historical importance of Trolleys
 
Type of Resource  Specialty Museum
 
Primary Focus  Railroad
 
Collection N-Z  Trolleys
 
Owner/Operator:  Seashore Trolley Museum
 
New or Updated:  10/31/2003 

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  MD
 
Baltimore
  B&O Railroad Museum
 
901 West Pratt Street
  Baltimore  MD  21223 
  Phone  410 752-2490
  Web Site  http://www.borail.org/
 
Description  "Birthplace of American Railroading"  SUFFERED EXTENSIVE DAMAGE IN                         2/2003 SNOWSTORM, CLOSED for REMAINDER of 2003
 
Type of Resource   Museum
 
Primary Focus  Railroad
  New or Updated:  07/19/2003

  MD
 
Bowie
 
Bowie Railroad Station/Huntington Museum
 
8614 Chestnut Ave
 
Bowie  MD
 
Phone  301 809-3089
 
Web Site  http://www.cityofbowie.org/comserv/museums.htm
 
Description  collection of restored PRR buildings
 
Type of Resource  Museum
 
Primary Focus  Railroad
 
Building Type  Depot
 
Owner/Operator:  City of Bowie
 
New or Updated:  10/29/2003

Maryland

  Brunswick

  Brunswick Railroad Museum

  40 West Potomac Street

  Brunswick   MD   21716    

  Phone  301 834-7100

  Web Site http://www.brrm.net/

  Alt Web http://www.fredericktourism.org/MainListings.aspx?c=7

  Description  2000 square foot interactive HO scale railroad depicting B&O line

                    located in C&O Canal Visitor Center

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Railroad

  Collection G-M  Models

  New or Updated:  6/26/2007

 

  MD

  Colesville

  National Capital Trolley Museum

  1313 Bonifant Road

  Colesville  MD  20905    

  Phone  301 384-6088

  Web Site www.dctrolley.org

  Description  electric street railway collection, 17 cars from Washington DC &

                    elsewhere, 1 mile operating track

  Type of Resource  Railway

  Primary Focus  Railroad

  Building Type Transportation

  Collection N-Z  Rolling Stock

  New or Updated:  5/10/2007

Maryland
Cumberland
Western Maryland Scenic Railroad
13 Canal Street
Cumberland MD 21502
Phone
Web Site www.wmsrr.com
Toll Free 800 872-4650
Description through mountains, horseshoe curve, tunnel
Type of Resource Railway
Primary Focus Railroad
Kind of Activity Train Ride
Last changed: 01/25/2003

  MD
 
Ellicott City
  Ellicott City B&O Railroad Station Museum
 
2711 Maryland Avenue
  Ellicott City MD  21218   
 
Phone  410 461-1944
  Alt Phone  410 461-1945
  Web Site  http://www.ecbo.org/
  Description  first terminal outside Baltimore; ticket office, stationmaster's quarters,                         freight house, model of first 13 miles
 
Type of Resource  Museum
  Primary Focus  Railroad
  Building Type  Depot
  Collection G-M  Models
  Era  1831
  Owner/Operator:  Historic Ellicott City, Inc
  New or Updated:  07/25/2003

  MD
 
Walkersville
 
Walkersville Southern Railroad
 
34 West Pennsylvania Ave
 
PO Box 651
 
Walkersville  MD  21793    
 
Phone
 
Web Site  http://www.wsrr.org
 
Toll Free  877 363-9777
 
Description  tour through rural Maryland
 
Type of Resource  Railway
 
Primary Focus  Railroad
 
Kind of Activity  Train Ride
 
New or Updated:  11/01/2003 

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    ME
 
Kennebunkport
 
Seashore Trolley Museum
 
195 Log Cabin Road
 
Post Office Box A
 
Kennebunkport  ME     04046 
 
Phone   207 967-2712
 
Web Site  http://www.trolleymuseum.org/
 
E-mail  mailto:info@trolleymuseum.org
 
Description  open during the summer, offers tours of museum and rides on trolleys
 
Type of Resource   Railway
 
Primary Focus  Railroad
 
Collection N-Z  Trolleys
 
New or Updated:   7/14/2004

 
 
ME

  Kittery

  Railway City USA

  Route 236

  Kittery  ME  03904    

  Phone   207 439-1204

  Web Site  *****

  Alt Web  http://visitmaine.com/organization/detail.php?organization_id=524

  Description  model railroad museum & store

  Type of Resource   Specialty Museum

  Primary Focus  Railroad

  Collection G-M  Model Railroad

  New or Updated:  8/21/2004
 

  ME

  Oakfield

  Oakfield Railroad Museum

  I-95 exit 286

  PO Box 62

  Oakfield   ME    04763    

  Phone   207 757-8575

  Web Site  http://www.ainop.com/users/oakfield.rr/Oakfield-rr-museum.html

  E-mail  mailto:oakfield.rr.museum@ainop.com

  Description  signs, advertising pieces, maps, telegraph, mail carts, caboose, weathervane, original   photos in former station building

  Type of Resource   Specialty Museum

  Primary Focus  Railroad

  Building Type   Depot

  Industry /Profession Transportation

  Collection N-Z  Photography

  New or Updated:   10/1/2005

Maine
Portland
Maine Narrow Gauge RR and Museum
58 Fore Street
Portland ME 04101
Phone 207 828-0814
Web Site http://mngrr.rails.net
Description short rides along Casco Bay
Type of Resource Railway
Primary Focus Railroad
Kind of Activity Train Ride
Last changed: 01/25/2003

Maine
Unity
Belfast & Moosehead Lake Railroad
1 Depot Square
Unity ME 04988
Phone
Web Site www.belfastrailroad.com
Toll Free 800 392-5500
Description steam powered trip, watch a turntable in action
Type of Resource Railway
Primary Focus Railroad
Kind of Activity Train Ride
Last changed: 01/25/2003

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