Sunday, August 10, 2008

Saving the B&MLRR Brooks Railroad Station

"Old Rail Station Gets Revamped" by Mike Webster, ©, 8/9/2008. (News Article)

"The Belfast and Moosehead Lake Railroad is a 140 year-old piece of Maine's history. But when the Belfast and Moosehead Lake Preservation Society started selling the railroad and all its equipment -- many feared it would be the end of the line. But ... Joe Feero ... and nine other people formed the Brooks Preservation Society. They started raising money to buy the Brooks Railroad Station and other railroad equipment. Last month someone ... give us the money to purchase the station and the locomotive ... " [More]

[Courtesy Google Alerts and Bruce C. Cooper.]