A farewell to last train through Bluff Springs

  • A farewell to last train through Bluff Springs
    A farewell to last train through Bluff Springs
As you will recall from last week, Frank Trussell, “Mr. Bluff Springs,” was taking a group of youngsters on the last Baltimore & Ohio Railroad passenger train. The date was March 24, 1951. The railroad had begun passenger service 80 years earlier. When they arrived in Beardstown, Trussell marched his young charges from the B&O’s ancient station on 4th Street to the Masonic Temple on State…

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