The availability of outstanding rail service is another part of the Bow advantage. New England Southern Railroad serves Bow to the east of the Route 3A Industrial Zone.
Boston & Maine Corporation
Boston and Maine Corporation (and others) operate on a well-maintained rail line along the Merrimack River adjacent to several industrial and commercial parcels. Service is available to Boston and points beyond. The bulk of the coal burned at the Public Service Company of NH generating station arrives via train.