photo of Train at Gaithersburg Train Station

Trains and Gaithersburg’s History (Video)

In this MyMCMedia extra, BANTRAK volunteer Chris Hyland talks about the history and role of trains in Gaithersburg.

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Train Days Celebrate Gaithersburg's History (PHOTOS & VIDEO)

Gaithersburg Train Day 3

The railroad played a key role in the growth and development of the city of Gaithersburg and some of that history is now on display at the Gaithersburg Community Museum in Olde Towne. MyMCMedia’s Sonya Burke reports that trains are a popular part of that exhibit. The next Train Day at the museum is scheduled […]

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Life in Olde Towne When the Train Roars By (Video)

photo of Nansie Wilde at Gaithersburg Train Museum

In this MyMCMedia Extra, Gaithersburg Community Facility Manager Nansie Wilde explains what generally happens to conversations when trains roll through Olde Towne Gaithersburg. Find out more about the Gaithersburg Community Museum and Rolling Stock on the city’s website at www.gaithersburgmd.gov. Related:

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A Train Favorite in Gaithersburg (Video)

photo of Chris Hyland at the Gaithersburg Train Museum

In this MyMCMedia Extra, BANTRAK volunteer Chris Hyland tells us his favorite train car at the Gaithersburg Community Museum is the Budd car otherwises known as the RDC. He remembers it as a child growing up in Kensington. You can find out more about the city of Gaithersburg’s Train Days at the Community Museum on […]

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A Train Favorite (Video)

photo of Chris Hyland at the Gaithersburg Train Museum

In this MyMCMedia Extra, BANTRAK’s Chris Hyland tells us his favorite train car at the Gaithersburg Community Museum is the Budd RDC. Take a look: Related:

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Gaithersburg Community Museum Hours are Expanding (Video)

photo of Nansie Wilde at Gaithersburg Train Museum

In this MyMCMedia Extra, Gaithersburg Facility Manager Nansie Wilde talks about the future of the Gaithersburg Community Museum. Starting September 30, the hours will be extended Tuesday through Saturday from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. You can find out more on the city’s website. Related:

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Train Enthusiast Shares Story Behind His Conductor Cap (Video)

photo of Chris Hyland's Train Conductor Cap

In this MyMCMedia extra video, BANTRAK volunteer Chris Hyland tells MyMCMedia’s Sonya Burke about his sturdy conductor cap. Take a look: Related:

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Train Traffic in Gaithersburg (Video)

photo of Nansie Wilde at Gaithersburg Train Museum

In this MyMCMedia extra video, Community Facilities Manager Nansie Wilde talks about the number of trains that roll through Gaithersburg on a daily basis. Take a look: Related:

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Trains and Gaithersburg's History (Video)

photo of Train at Gaithersburg Train Station

In this MyMCMedia extra, BANTRAK volunteer Chris Hyland talks about the history and role of trains in Gaithersburg. Related:

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The Budd Car in Gaithersburg (Video)

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In this MyMCMedia extra video, Community Facilities Manager Nansie Wilde tells us about the Budd Car that will be put on display soon at the Gaithersburg Train Museum. Related:

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Sonya Burke

About Sonya Burke

Sonya Burke is the Multimedia Manager at Montgomery Community Media (MCM). You can email story ideas at sburke@mymcmedia.org or reach her on Twitter @SonyaNBurke.

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