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March 2018

The Wheel Report

Owner Dave Swirk (center) holding a meeting with Roundhouse crew members It’s less than one month until April 14th, Conway Scenic Railroad’s opening day of its 44th season! As I look out the windows of my office in the North Tower, and see the latest results of the multiple Nor’Easters, it crosses…

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February 2018

The Wheel Report

Welcome back to another Wheel Report. Following my trend from the last edition, I will once again bid farewell to another “Great” of Conway Scenic Railroad. After 27 years as General Manager, Russ Seybold and his wife Dot completed the sale of Conway Scenic Railroad at the end of January 2018. Russ was instrumental in…

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January 2018

The Wheel Report

Derek Palmieri (Photo: Dennis Adams) The December 2017 edition of The Wheel Report saw the end of an era, 13 years to be exact, as Paul Hallett penned his last report as Operations Manager of Conway Scenic Railroad. Paul is a mentor and friend to many, not just at Conway Scenic Railroad, but…

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