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Annual Meeting

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The Annual Meeting of the Friends of the Railroad will be held at the Victor Town Hall, Main Meeting Room, 85 East Main Street, Victor, NY, at 7:00 pm on January 29, 2015.

The meeting will feature a presentation by Mr. David Coon on “The History of Railroads in Ontario County”. Mr. Coon is President of the Rochester Model Railroad Club, Trustee of the New York Museum of Transportation, and member of the Rochester & Genessee Railroad. The public is invited to attend. There will be a short business meeting prior to the program. Light refreshments will be served.

For more information, contact Pat Palomaki by phone at 585-742-8037 or by email at pat@palomaki.org.

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Help save Shelter #116…

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Shelter 116 print

In December 2009, the Giancursio family generously gifted Rochester & Eastern Rapid Railway Waiting Shelter #116 to the Friends of the Railroad. Volunteers started restoring the shelter in May 2011. You can help us with the restoration with your generous donation. Donors of $100 or more will receive a signed and numbered print of the shelter. To donate, please contact Pat Palomaki at 585-736-8037 or friendsoftherailroad@gmail.com.

Shelter 116 print

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