Hidden Harbor Series: B&O Marine Railway System of the Port of Baltimore, rescheduled to Sat., March 21, 2015, Noon-5pm
Hot off the eWire... A Cabin Fever/Railroad & Tug & Barge & Modeling/Get Out & have Fun Event
SATURDAY, MARCH 21, 2015, Noon – 5
12:00 pm — members and guests arrive
12:30 pm — Update on B&CSC activities & coming events
1:00 pm — pot luck luncheon (bring a dish to share)
2:45 pm — Hidden Harbor Series – The B&O’s Marine Operations in Baltimore Harbor’s 100 Years on the Water ‘More or Less’ by John Teichmoeller
4:00 pm — special tour
5:00 pm — Abandon Ship! [for home port, that is….]
- Find out what the Baltimore & Chesapeake Steamboat Company’s been & will be doing, grab some eats from the Pot Luck special, learn about an under-appreciated but vital part of almost 100 years of Baltimore Harbor’s B&O link including the rail line’s tugboats, car-floats, barges, side-wheelers, transfer bridges and a smige on daily operations. Where appropriate, modeling applications may also be shown.
R.S.V.P. Required to Learn of the ‘mystery’ Location
PLEASE INCLUDE: the names of all who wish to attend in your email to: SteamBoatCompany@yahoo.com.
The site’s not normally open. Parking is free – and – so is the event!
[as this is a need-to-escape-the stuffy abode (now that you’ve had plenty of time to learn where its dust bunnies hibernate in winter), email us & the mystery location will be revealed]
Do consider breaking out of the house this weekend and join us for a ‘real good’ time.