Ambler Dedicates New Train Station



Ambler Savings Bank Board Members with "Mary Ambler"

On Sunday, July 17, 2011 the Ambler Main Street & Boro Administrators commemorated the 155th Anniversary of the Great Train Accident during a dedication of the New Ambler Train Station. A plaque was donated by the Ambler Savings Bank honoring heroin Mary Ambler. Mary Ambler directed the relief efforts during this tragic event. In 1869 the local Railroad Station was named after her and later the town and post office adopted the  name.  Pictured above are  Joan Coleman Senior Vice President, Pat Thomas “Mary Ambler”, Skip Urban Trustee, Martin Brown President, Dan Ritter Chairman of the Board and Greg Marinucci  Trustee. To learn more about Mary Ambler  and the history of the Great Train Accident see http://www.amblermainstreet.org/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=186:mary-ambler-a-the-great-train-accident&catid=47:history&Itemid=33

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