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English-style railroad coaches go into service in Massachusetts

Massachusetts and Rhode Island, 1857, zoomable map
05/19/1847
The Falls River Line put English-style railway coaches into service in Massachusetts.  They were built at their Old Colony South Boston machine shops. (By John Osborne)
Source Citation: 
Joseph Nathan Kane, ed., Famous First Facts (New York: H.W. Wilson Company, 1981), 537.

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