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Railroads of Hancock and Harrisville
January 16 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
“Railroads of Hancock and Harrisville” with Alan F. Rumrill
Jan 16, 2021 11:00 AM
Join Alan Rumrill, Executive Director of the Historical Society of Cheshire County, for an enlightening talk on the train history of Hancock and Harrisville. Through the use of archival photographs and the historical record, Alan will discuss where these railroads went, when they ran, and how they were built. Join us for this virtual ride on the Hancock and Harrisville lines, and get a glimpse of our local rail trails from a time before they were home to hikers.
This is a co-sponsored event between the Nelson Library Winter Program Series and the Historical Society of Cheshire County.