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“Rails to Acadia” – with George Barrett


Date: Thursday Jun 23, 2016
Time: 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Description:

“All Aboard!” Join us for a historical “journey” of the Bar Harbor Express and the Green Mountain Cog Railway, which once ran up the slope of Cadillac Mountain. George Barrett, railroad historian and longtime board member of the Boothbay Railway Village, will give a slide presentation detailing the history of railroads in the Mount Desert Island area and how they interacted with other forms of transportation affecting the development of Acadia National Park as well as other areas of Hancock County.

Location: Ellsworth Public Library
20 State Street
Ellsworth ME
Contact Name: Sandy Abbott
Contact Phone #: (207) 667-6363
Event web page: http://www.ellsworth.lib.me.us/
Event Sponsor(s): Ellsworth Public Library 

This is a free event.

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