Lalime Railroad Collection (books about the railroads in the United States and New England, including some books about trolleys and subways)
No special restrictions reported
Self-service copying for a fee
Loans for exhibits only
Loans permitted for research only
Take Rt. 1 North, over the Tobin Bridge to Rt. 16 (RevereBeach, Lynn
exit). Follow Rt. 16 to Bell Circle. At Bell Circle follow the
signs for Rt. 1A past the Wonderland dogtrack through Revere, along
the marshes, over the General Edwards Bridge, down the Lynnway.
When you come to the Nahant rotary, go 3/4 of the way around and
follow Lynn Shore Drive up the coast. At the tall monument (just
after you enter Swampscott), make a sharp left turn onto Burrill
St. The library is the first building on the right.
FROM ROUTE 128:
Take exit 44-B and follow Rt. 129 east through Lynn to Western Ave.
(Rt. 107). Turn left onto Western Ave. and follow it to Eastern
Ave. Turn right and follow Eastern Ave. to the intersection with
Rt. 1A (New Ocean Street). Turn left onto Rt. 1A. Folow Rt. 1A to
the first traffic light which will be Burrill St. and turn right.
The library is on the left just past the police and fire stations.
On street only.