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Building – and rebuilding – the Carrabasset & Dead River Ry. »

The evolution of a railroad.

The Sandy River goes HOn2! »

By Allan W. Hanson.

Ride the Carrabasset! »

From MR, November 1979.

The Carrabasset & Dead River.. »

Finally makes it to tidewater.

Night scenes on the C&DR »

From RMC, December 1977.

Thatcher’s Inlet »

This is a copy of the story of the Thatcher’s Inlet, built by Bob Hayden and photographed by Dave Frary. Originally published in RMC in 1972, published with permission from Dave Frary.

Heavy power for the Carrabassett »

From Bob Hayden and Dave Frary Instructions for building the original C&DR diesel, originally published in RMC in 1972 – published with permission from Dave Frary, please do not make copies for commercial purposes. “Diesel power for an HOn30″ railroad is easily kitbashed from a Minitrix N scale Fairbanks-Morse H12-44 unit.” Read on here…