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Concord to Fitchburg Railroad Map, 1846
Courtesy of The Library of Congress

Geography and Map Division

Travel with Henry's friend to Fitchburg.
You will be visiting several historic sites
in Concord before catching the train to

What was the name of the Railroad
between Concord and Fitchburg? What
is a check? Did the railroad make money?
Can you take the
train today? How long
is the ride between
Concord and Fitchburg?
Why was rail
service important to these
communities in the 1800s?
Print a copy
of the railroad map and paste it in your

Town History and Transportation
Fitchburg Railroad 1845 - 1900 (Quicktime Movies)
Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority Fitchburg Line
Brief History of Fitchburg

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