The East Amwell Historical Society is hosting a presentation on the “Black River & Western Railroad: Past, Present and Future” on Sunday, April 12 at 2 p.m. at East Amwell Township Hall, 1070 US-202 in Ringoes.
Scott Kwaitkowski, president of the Black River Railroad Historic Trust, will discuss the history of the railroad as it celebrates its 50th anniversary. The presentation includes plenty of photographs and artifacts.
The Black River & Western Railroad has been running passenger trains, staffed by an all-volunteer crew, since 1965.
Cost to attend the program is $5. No reservations are necessary.
Next Month: The East Amwell Historical Society will welcome archaeologist and archivist Jim Wade, who will discuss the Delaware-Lenape Indians on May 17th at 2 p.m. at town hall.