Riding the rails in Spring Hill

Oct 23, 2012 Full story: Hernando Today 7

Doug Brainard's garden is history. Not in the sense that he doesn't have it anymore, but rather it portrays a slice of life in Hernando County during the early 20th century.

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remembering back

Tampa, FL

#1 Oct 25, 2012
yes, remembering back to 1930s, as a teen ager, we did ride the rails in Hernando, lived on milk from local cows.......
yes remembering back

Tampa, FL

#2 Nov 22, 2012
.....yes
The Truth of the Mater

Tampa, FL

#3 Nov 24, 2012
Used to be passenger rail service from Brooksville.

Amtrak once provided passenger rail service along the old Atlantic Coast Line Railroad line east of US 301 in Ridge Manor,service was terminated in 2004
left high dry

Tampa, FL

#4 Nov 24, 2012
The Truth of the Mater wrote:
Used to be passenger rail service ...Amtrak once provided passenger rail service along the old Atlantic Coast Line Railroad line east of US 301 in Ridge Manor,service was terminated in 2004
quess it were decided to strand the toothless in the woods

.....heck, got one of my cars down here on Amtrak; enjoyed the trip..... near turn of century

Since: Oct 13

Location hidden

#5 Oct 20, 2013
i agree
memories

Spring Hill, FL

#6 Oct 20, 2013
yes.....
car from va to fl via amtrack.....
rather nifty......
and was easy....

but was back some ten....or more.....
but....
memories

Spring Hill, FL

#7 Oct 20, 2013
memory stimulated me to thought

AMTRACK STILL FUNTIONS WITH CAR TRAIN

very tempting.....

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