Grafton & Upton Railroad Menu
(and a few trolley pages, too)  

Map of the G&U Railroad  

G&U History by Gordon Hopper
 (Or see links further down for 142-page version.)

The G&U Milford yard – by Gordon Hopper

Edward Usher and the G&U Railroad by Hopper   

Passenger service on the G&U by George Newton

Extending the G&U from Upton to Milford   

A Ride on the G&U
, by Chester Walker, 1965

G&U 1974 Gordon Hopper article   

G&U locomotive No. 5
, and letter by Gordon Hopper

The G&U, Past and Present – 1978
 (road crossing work) by Gordon Hopper

G&U logo contest – 1979   

G&U Diesel Locomotive, 1986
– by Gordon Hopper

G&U sale and brief history
by Gordon Hopper

G&U slideshow on YouTube

G&U locomotives   

G&U bridge, Hopedale Street – Now and Then    

Depot Street – Now and Then  

G&U Station – Now and Then  

G&U History by George Newton  

More on the G&U by Gordon Hopper  

The G&U Yard in Hopedale  


Coal by Rail by Gordon Hopper   

Model train stamp
– and G&U inspired model train layout

G&U Caboose Houses  

Collection of G&U articles sent by Paul Butcher  

Milford’s Early Transportation   

Transportation in Hopedale in the early 1900s
  

Pictures taken in May 2008     

Pictures taken in October 2008   

Off the tracks – October 8, 2010   

The G&U Yard in Upton – June 3, 2011   


Train arriving in Hopedale on October 11, 2012  And on October 12 – YouTube

Discussion of the G&U on Railroad.net  

Friends of the G&U Railroad Facebook page   

The Diesel Shop
– Info on G&U locomotives

The G & U Railroad
– from Rail Lines of Southern New England   

G&U trains in Hopedale – October 11, 2012     October 12     October 22   

G&U yard in Hopedale, fall 2012   

Train coming through the Parklands – October 13, 2014   

Moving two 120-foor LNG tanks through Hopedale – June 16, 2015

G&U 173-acre parcel available for development – Hazel Street/140 to west of Mill River.

Hopedale officials fly ash concerns, 2019   

Work on the G&U in Hopedale, July 2019   

Work on the G&U in Hopedale, August 2019   

Connecting to Milford, 2020

Eminent domain issue, 2019-2022  

Grafton and Upton Railroad A 142 page book by Gordon Hopper   Chapters 1 – 5       
Chapters 6 – 8     Chapters 9 – 12     Chapters 13 – 19      Chapters 20 – 24   


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History and Pictures – Milford, Hopedale area trolleys , by Bob Heglund   More of Bob’s
trolley pictures.   

Milford and Uxbridge Street Railway – First trip

Mendon Trolley – First Trip, by Dick Grady

Milford and Uxbridge Street Railway, by Gordon Hopper

Milford and Uxbridge Street Railway map   

Milford and Uxbridge Street Railway – clippings from the Milford Daily Journal  Page 1  Page 2      Page 3  

Remains of the Milford & Uxbridge car path.   

Views of the Milford & Uxbridge line in Hopedale and Mendon   

Battery cars, Milford, Hopedale, 1892  

Trolley Trips Through Southern New England the voyage from Framingham through
Hopedale and on to Uxbridge in 1902.

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