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For over 50 years, the Boston Street Railway Association has been promoting New England's rich transit history—through publications, a bimonthly news magazine, streetcar restoration, and more!

We invite you to come along for the ride. Our modest annual dues are the fare, and the trip is a journey through history.

May 2, 2015

The Evolution of Transit
in Jamaica Plain

RollSign Editor Nick Tomkavage will cover over a century of transit service and changes in one of Boston's richest transit neighborhoods, Jamaica Plain. He'll show a wide variety of lines, equipment, and infrastructure, including but not limited to the Arborway Line, Type 5s and PCCs, and the Orange Line Elevated. Included are images from the personal collections of Nick and others, as well as from the RollSign archives.


Dominion Atlantic Railway

The history of this Nova Scotia railroad.



Railroads and Trolleys of Amherst, MA

Celebrating 150 years of rail history in Amherst.