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lumpy72

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Steam Returns to Metamora - Labor Day Weekend 2008
« on: March 01, 2008, 07:15:56 PM »
In conjunction with the 10th Annual Metamora Music Festival, Saturday August 30 and Sunday August 31, Festivities will start at 10:00 AM with four departures of Flagg Coal # 75 at 11:00 AM, 1:10 PM, 3:00 PM, and 5:00 PM. Along the way, remnants of the Whitewater Canal locks, the restored Laurel Feeder Dam, and portions of the West Fork of the Whitewater River can be clearly seen. Fares for the scenic ten mile round trip excursion pulled by Flagg Coal #75 are $16 per person and children ages 2-12 ride for half price. Trips run rain or shine.

Labor Day - Monday September 1, will also see four departures of Flagg Coal # 75 at 11:00 AM, 1:10 PM, 3:00 PM, and 5:00 PM. Along the way, remnants of the Whitewater Canal locks, the restored Laurel Feeder Dam, and portions of the West Fork of the Whitewater River can be clearly seen. Fares for the scenic ten mile round trip excursion pulled by Flagg Coal # 75 are $16 per person and children ages 2-12 ride for half price. Trips run rain or shine.

Tickets go on sale May 1st.

Flagg Cioal #75 Details at http://www.whitewatervalleyrr.org/steam/loco.php

More information at www.whitewatervalleyrr.org
« Last Edit: March 05, 2008, 10:35:34 AM by lumpy72 »
William W. Gray, Publicity Officer Whitewater Valley Railroad  http://www.whitewatervalleyrr.org/

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Re: Steam Returns to Metamora - Tickets Now On Sale
« Reply #1 on: May 31, 2008, 12:18:02 PM »
Tickets are available at www.whitewatervalleyrr.org or by calling the WVRR office at 765-825-2054.
William W. Gray, Publicity Officer Whitewater Valley Railroad  http://www.whitewatervalleyrr.org/

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Steam Returns to Metamora - Metamora Music Festival Info
« Reply #2 on: August 25, 2008, 08:35:20 AM »
10th Annual Metamora Music Festival Information - http://metamoramusic.pbwiki.com/

Historic Metamora Canal Town Information - http://www.metamoraindiana.com/
William W. Gray, Publicity Officer Whitewater Valley Railroad  http://www.whitewatervalleyrr.org/

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Re: Steam Returns to Metamora - Labor Day Weekend 2008
« Reply #3 on: August 25, 2008, 06:37:17 PM »
Great photo!  Hope you get lots of riders.
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Re: Steam Returns to Metamora - Labor Day Weekend 2008
« Reply #4 on: August 26, 2008, 10:04:40 AM »
Gee, do you think my wife will buy this as an anniversary gift?? :-\
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