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Old 03-19-2005, 03:04 PM   #3
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WOLFEBORO FALLS and the CAUSEWAYS at CRESCENT LAKE AND WENTWORTH




Postcard - "Rail Yard at Wolfeboro Falls"

Wolfeboro Historical Society Series No. 16 "The first train to arrive in Wolfeboro on opening day, August 19, 1872, was pulled by Eastern RR No. 66, a wood-burner built by Hinkley& Williams in 1871, here shown at Wolfeboro Falls."

The Crescent Lake Causeway - "WOLFEBORO RAILROAD COMPANY - Railroad Avenue, Wolfeboro, NH. Wolfeboro Railroad Locomotive #250 rolls off Crescent Lake Causeway heading westward into Wolfeboro. Featuring authentically restored steam locomotive and antique coaches. Heated in Winter. This 24 mile round trip is between Wolfeboro and Sanbornville. Fun for all ages. Photo by Mildred A. Beach"

at Crescent Lake - Wolfeboro. "WOLFEBORO RAILROAD COMPANY - Railroad Avenue - Wolfeboro, NH 03894
Wolfeboro Rail Road's unique 1885 Railcar catches a refreshing breeze on Crescent Lake Causeway enroute to Sanbornville in July, 1974". Photo by Abbott W. Lahti



Panoramic Photo by Eric Austin of the view of Lake Wentworth from the tracks. The tracks are now a hiking/biking route.


"Winter Train" a postcard by Dane Malcolm



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The Wentworth station was unique in that it could not be reached by land. You'd tie your boat up at the little flagstop and take the train into town or be picked up by boat if arriving!

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