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With Railroad Track, Look To The Future


I have to admire Mr. Pearsall’s imagination and nostalgic view of the sound of a train whistle (Keep The Railroad Track, T-Times, August 13, 2015). However, I doubt that many living close to a train crossing would have the same romantic feelings. I’m quite sure that most of those residing close to the long defunct tracks between Brevard and Hendersonville don’t miss the noise of a passing train or its whistle.

Surely the idea of a “tourist train” is made in jest. I have ridden scenic tourist trains out West and elsewhere; although the scenery was spectacular, each experience...

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