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Meigs' Experimental Railway

Meigs' Experimental Railway

Joseph V. Meigs, inventor and entrepreneur, successfully tested here a steam powered elevated monorail train intended for rapid use in Boston (1886).

Today this historical site is a residential building.


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12 Sciarappa Street

Cambridge, MA 02141

East Cambridge