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September 17, 2021 7:30 PMonlineChesapeake Beach Railway & MuseumMike Sweeney and Correine Moore will take us on a trip back in time on the Chesapeake Beach Railway. Learn about this little known resort and town, and the railway which served it. Together they provided a relaxing escape for the citizens of Washington, D.C.Free public program sponsored by DCNRHS.Reserve Now!
September 19, 2021New YorkThe New Yorker - Pullman ServiceTravel the Northeast Corridor from Washington, D.C. in posh Pullman style aboard the classic 1930s sleeper-lounge car Dover Harbor.Public rail excursion - get more informationReserve Now!
October 16, 2021Williamsburg, VA & Newport News, VATidewater TravelerExperience luxurious rail travel aboard the classic 1930s Pullman car Dover Harbor-- travel to the Tidewater region of Virginia to Williamsburg, the Colonial Capital, or to the maritime city of Newport News.Public rail excursion - get more information.Reserve Now!
November 28, 2021 - 10 am - 4 pmRailroad Library at Bowie TowerRailfan SundayTrain watching at Bowie Tower. Come visit our railroad library and see the trains on Amtrak's Northeast Corridor on the busiest day of the year.Free and open to the public.No reservation required. Visit the Railroad Library

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Safety Rule of the Month

September 2021

Rule 95. When large numbers of inexperienced men are working on the track, they should be divided into small squads, and each squad placed in charge of an experienced man, and all necessary additions precautions taken to prevent accident.

The Washington Terminal Company, Safety Rules for the Guidance of Employees, Effective February 1, 1934

Historic 1923 Pullman on the mainlines of America at Mableton, Georgia
Travel a Legend: Pullman Dover Harbor

Historic Rail Photos

The Washington Terminal Project

Railroad Library

The Martin F. O'Rourke Memorial Railroad Library

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