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For over 50 years, the Boston Street Railway Association has been promoting New England's rich transit history—through publications, a bimonthly news magazine, streetcar restoration, and more!

We invite you to come along for the ride. Our modest annual dues are the fare, and the trip is a journey through history.

April 4, 2015

The MTA: 1958-1963

Clark Frazier will present selected Kodachrome slides of the final years of Boston's Metropolitan Transit Authority from 1958-1963, starting with a brief visit to the Harvard Square lines, including views of the now-closed Tremont Street, Watertown, and Arborway lines; plus slides of Beacon Street, Commonwealth Avenue, Mattapan-Ashmont, and the newly opened Riverside Line, as well as a few rapid transit shots.


Elevated Railways of Manhattan

The definitive history of Manhattan's Els.



Railroads and Trolleys of Amherst, MA

Celebrating 150 years of rail history in Amherst.