Love to learn about railroads?! Two railroads – the Canal Line and the Central New England – ran through Simsbury during the 19th and 20th centuries and played an integral part in the town’s history. Join us as Simsbury resident Bill Curtiss and former Simsbury resident and station agent Karl Stieg describe the origins, development, and eventual demise of the railroads with photos, maps and stories.
Date: Sunday, September 22, 2:00 p.m.
Location: Masonic Lodge (Valley Lodge #36) - 991 Hopmeadow Street in Simsbury
Admission: $7 for members of the Simsbury Historical Society; $10 for non-members
Refreshments will be served. For more information, contact the Simsbury Historical Society at 860-658-2500.