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November 7, 2019
6:00 PM - 7:45 PM
Library - Auditorium
45 Green Street
Concord, NH 03301
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First Out: the Mount Washington Cog Railway

Thursday, November 7, 2019

Mount Washington Cog Railway History program with Jonathan Hively on Thursday, November 7th at 6 pm.  The first mountain climbing cog railway in the world will be celebrating its 150th anniversary in 2019.  The train makes a spectacular climb up a 3 mile long trestle to the 6,288-foot summit of Mount Washington.  Jon worked for the railway as fireman, brakeman and engineer for 13 years.  He will share his many adventures and discuss the history of the Cog Railway.  His book First Out: My Life on the Mt. Washington Cog Railway will be available for purchase and signing.  This free program is open to the public.