The Berkshire Bike Path Council has
created an Official
What follows is accordingly limited to Supplementary Information not available at the Official Web Site!
|North Adams Jct.|
|Pittsfield City Line|
|6||Farnams (East Lanesboro)|
|13||Adams (South Adams)|
Mileage and Station names from Table 30 in The Rail Lines of Southern New England by Ronald Dale Karr, published by Branch Line Press in 1995.
Berkshire Regional Transit Authority Bus Route #2 (Pittsfield-North Adams) runs parallel the Rail-trail on Route 8 except in the downtown areas of Adams and Cheshire. Note that there is no bus service on Sunday! In the vicinity of the Rail-trail, the bus will stop at any safe place to pick up or discharge passengers. Note that all BRTA busses have bike racks!
The Bus Terminal is on Church St. about four blocks southwest from the Berkshire RTA transfer point at Park Square & Newberry's. The train station is about 3 blocks west of the Berkshire RTA transfer point.
DEM outlines second phase of river trail construction (August 01, 2001 - North Adams Transcript)
Public urged to stay off trail during construction (July 12, 2001 - North Adams Transcript)
Planners move forward with plans to revitalize downtown (February 21, 2001 - North Adams Transcript)
North Adams to explore extension of Ashuwillticook (July 11, 2000 - North Adams Transcript)
City prepares to put its piece of the trail on the map (August 24, 2000 - North Adams Transcript)
|381||Pittsfield City Line||Adams||1990||B&M||10.5|
From the "Directory of Rail Abandonments 1848-1994" in the book Lost Railroads of New England, 2nd Ed. by Ronald Dale Karr, published by Branch Line Press in 1996.
A brief history of the Pittsfield & North Adams Railroad is published as Article #30 in The Rail Lines of Southern New England by Ronald Dale Karr, published by Branch Line Press in 1995.
Sign images are from the Manual of Traffic Signs by Richard C. Moeur.
Updated on August 10, 2001 by Kenyon F.
Unintentional errors are likely!
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