The Air Line in Portland

A visit along Portland's Air Line railroad bed, the remnants of a line that once took trains from New York City to Boston. While much of the line has become a multiuse trail from East Hampton to the Rhode Island border, the railroad bed through Portland remains abandoned and at some points vanished forever.
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( MICHAEL McANDREWS | mmcandrews@courant.com / January 31, 2013 )

A visit along Portland's Air Line railroad bed, the remnants of a line that once took trains from New York City to Boston. While much of the line has become a multiuse trail from East Hampton to the Rhode Island border, the railroad bed through Portland remains abandoned and at some points vanished forever.

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