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Throwback Thursday – All Aboard!

The first passenger train to run to Montauk left Long Island City at 8:30 a.m. on December 17, 1895. There were about 50 “excursionists” that day, and 30 of them boarded in East Hampton with lunch baskets in their hands. “The train consisted of one private dining room car, a parlor car, mail and baggage… Read more »