The History of the Essex Railroad

Thursday, March 237:00—8:00 PM3rd floor meeting hallTOHP Burnham 30 Martin St, Essex, MA, 01929

Join us in welcoming Rockport resident Alan MacMillan, as he presents an illustrated lecture on the history of railroads in Essex, MA.  His talk will include models of Essex trains, artifacts of railroading, & even train tickets from the Essex Branch of the B&MRR.

This event is free and open to the public. Registration is not necessary-Drop-ins welcome. If you plan to attend, we'd love to know. Register to receive an event reminder.

MacMillan is a 76 year old retired former Boston & Maine RR and Amtrak locomotive engineer, with 44 years of service in the industry, after working for 6 different railroads in New England. Alan, also a licensed private pilot, is a photographer and a history buff, who has ridden trains in 8 countries on 3 continents, and crossed the U.S., Canada & Spain from coast to coast by train. A  Navy veteran of the Vietnam War, where he served both stateside and overseas.

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