OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA . . . . May 24, 2006 . . . Newbury, MA - - - Train 161 running through the salt marshes next to the Little River, next stop Newburyport. This MBTA line started life as the Eastern Railroad and was for a long time the Eastern Route of the Boston and Maine RR Portland Division. It is over half a century since the last train traveled the entire route Boston to Portland but passenger trains run as far a Newburyport.