Monadnock Steamtown & Northern – Early Steamtown


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Monadnock Steamtown Northern

Photo provided by Rick Kfoury.

Steamtown National Historic Site is well known today, but what led to its creation? Who was F. Nelson Blount, and what exactly was his vision? Rick Kfoury, author of “Steam Trains of Yesteryear: The Monadnock, Steamtown & Northern Story”, shares this unique history with us, debunks myths, and draws parallels between rail preservation then and now.

You can buy the book from here.

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