Happy spring! RMNE forces have been hard at work over the past few months to stabilize one of our most significant and oldest pieces, Maine […]

Laconia Car Works


While the inside of the station is now being enjoyed by our passengers and visitors, Kevin Meehan and John King have been removing the exterior […]

Thomaston Station News




RMNE Volunteer Al Pomeroy pauses while hand-painting the intricate Central Vermont “Maple Leaf” logo on the side of restored caboose 4104 (the CV was a […]

CV 4014 caboose painting continues


Repairs to the wood roof of Canadian National coach 4992 are almost complete. Working on the north end of the car, Tony Pratt is attaching […]

Coach roof restoration continues



RMNE volunteer Al Pomeroy continues to perform some maintenance on Central Vermont wooden caboose #4014, taking advantage of the warmer weather to make repairs and […]

Central Vermont caboose 4014


The wooden Central Vermont caboose gets some attention inside the shop. More track expansion at Thomaston Shop Yard! During the weekend on September 25-26, museum […]

Track extension at Thomaston Shop Yard


The date is Sunday, August 1, 1971, the location is Deep River, Connecticut.  Amtrak is 4 months old today.  It is the Valley Railroad‘s second […]

40 years ago…



Steam Power Returns to the Naugy! Experience the exciting sights, smells and sounds of steam on the Naugatuck Railroad! Ride behind a real 80 year […]

Ride behind a real steam engine!


An early January blizzard dumped more than 24″ of snow on our railroad in a matter of hours! A plow extra was run on January […]

Snowfighting on the Naugy


While our next scheduled train rides are not until the Easter Bunny Express on Saturday, April 23, 2011, the members and volunteers of the Railroad […]

Winter On the Naugy