Take a ride on the West River Railroad! Actually, along the route of the West River Railroad! Glenn Annis will lead this tour of the West River Railroad’s 36-mile route from Brattleboro to South Londonderry, sharing the Railroads history, while seeing first-hand the vestiges of the old railroad line along the way.
Participants will board the bus by Newfane Common at 9:30 a.m. The group will head to Brattleboro and then up the West River Valley to South Londonderry, the terminus of the West River Railroad line. The bus will return to Newfane to the West River Railroad Museum where a bagged lunch will be served.
Glenn Annis is an authority on the West River Railroad and will point out landmarks, historic buildings, structures and other features that still exist along the 36-mile route, as well the location of others that have disappeared over the years.
Cost: $25.00 (Lunch included) Space is limited! (First come-First served.)
To reserve your seat and order your tickets, go to the West River Railroad Tour at Brown Paper Tickets (click here: https://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/5585294) or go to the WRRR Tour event listing on the Historical Society of Windham County’s website: www.historicalsocietyofwindhamcounty.org.