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Upcoming TRAIN Excursions

Millie‘A Date with Millie’
on the Conway Scenic Railroad
North Conway, NH to Redstone (Saco River bridge), Frankenstein Trestle & Return
with RDC-1 #23 “Millie”

Second Section added due to popular demand - Sunday, June 10, 2018 ONLY!!

Good seats still available! Don't be left behind!

Join Mass Bay Railroad Enthusiasts for a photo special train excursion on the Conway Scenic Railroad, including all operable trackage of the “Redstone Branch” and a ride over the famed Frankenstein Trestle.


MNG #7WW&F #9Two-Foot Tour’
on the Wiscasset, Wate
rville & Farmington Railway
and the Maine Narrow Gauge Railroad & Museum

2 Steam Locomotives – 2 Railroads – 2 Foot Gauge

One day only - Saturday, July 21, 2018!

Join Mass Bay RRE for a summertime jaunt to Maine to ride behind and photograph two recently-restored, classic narrow-gauge steam locomotives: the WW&F’s No. 9, and the MNG’s Bridgton & Saco River No. 7, which returned to service this spring after a multi-year, top-to-bottom restoration.


Boston Surface Railroad Company offers ‘New England Spring Tour’
Special discount available to Mass Bay RRE members & guests!
Firm date for the rescheduled excursion: SATURDAY, JUNE 23

BSRC mapThe Boston Surface Railroad Company invites Mass Bay RRE members and guests to join the BSRC staff for a relaxing day of sightseeing, food and conversation aboard their ‘2018 New England Spring Tour’. Fares are $89 for a “Business Class” (coach) seat, with a full meals package (lunch & dinner available for an additional $55. Mass Bay RRE members can get a $15 discount off each seat ordered by using discount code MBRRE2018. In addition, Boston Surface Railroad Company will donate $10 to the Mass Bay RRE Railroad Preservation Fund for each ticket purchased using this discount code.

On-line sales only at: www.bsrc.com/2018-spring-tour/ Use discount Code MBRRE2018

The train, using the Providence & Worcester’s passenger equipment, will depart from Worcester Union Station at 9:00 AM. It will proceed down the P&W’s Norwich Branch to New London, CT via Plainfield and Norwich, passing through the scenic Connecticut countryside along the Quinebaug, Shetucket, Aspinook and Thames Rivers, with amazing views of the USS Nautilus Museum and Groton Submarine Base. The train will then head east along the Mystic Seacoast on Amtrak’s Northeast Corridor to Providence, were it will rejoin P&W rails for the return to Worcester. There will be a brief stop in Woonsocket at 7:00 PM to discharge passengers wishing to disembark there. Return to Worcester Union Station by 8:00PM.

A continental breakfast is included with all tickets. Light lunch will be available in the Dining Car, for purchase or with an all-inclusive fare ticket, along with alcoholic beverages and soft drinks. There will be a full dinner service, featuring an Italian-themed menu planned and prepared by Chef Ken Palazzolo.

Ample parking is available in the Union Station Garage or adjacent MBTA lot. Passengers may also park in Woonsocket and take the BSRC shuttle bus at 7:30AM to Worcester, then later disembark at Woonsocket Depot on the return trip.

Passengers who have already received refunds from the original March 24 date may rebook using the above link. BSRC requests that anyone who has asked for a refund and has not received one should send an email toTodd Stacy at tstacy@bsrc.com. Anyone who used PAYPAL to pay for a ticket and requested a refund will receive a refund check in the mail - these were printed Friday, May 18 and mailed on May 21. BSRC is very sorry for the repeated inconvenience and is pleased to finally be moving forward.

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Historical Information From Mass Bay RRE Excursions

Mass Bay RRE publishes a "Historical Brochure and Route Description" booklet for each of our rail excursions. Each booklet contains extensive information on the history and points of interest of the routes traveled. To obtain a list of brochures from past trips that are available for purchase, Click Here . The list is in reverse chronological order and lists the trip title or train name, the terminal points for the trip, and the purchase price for each brochure. Details on how to order brochures are also contained on the list.  

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To Contact Us:

Mass Bay RRE
P.O. Box 4245
Andover, MA 01810-0814

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