By Bruce D. Heald Ph.D.
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Boston's rapid-transit Blue Line covers a distance of five. ninety four miles, a twenty-three-minute trip that starts off at Bowdoin station in downtown Boston, travels less than the harbor, passes Revere seashore, and prevents at Wonderland. modern day commuters should be shocked to benefit that the road they're using was operated through trolley autos and narrow-gauge steam-powered commuter trains, for it used to be no longer till 1904 that the East Boston Tunnel lower than the harbor was once accomplished.
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Boston & Maine Trains and Services (Images of Rail) by Bruce D. Heald Ph.D.