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Rigby Yard, South Portland, 1974

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Rigby Yard, South Portland, 1974

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Rigby Yard was the base of the Maine Central Railroad, and the location of the interchange with the Boston and Maine line. Rigby Yard was built in 1923 on the site of a former horse racing track. By the 1980s, 75,000 cars a year were coming into Rigby Yard.

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  • Title: Rigby Yard, South Portland, 1974
  • Creation Date: 1974-11-05
  • Subject Date: 1974-11-05
  • Town: South Portland
  • County: Cumberland
  • State: ME
  • Media: Photograph
  • Dimensions (cm): 20.4 x 25.2
  • Local Code: MS 90-120
  • Object Type: Image

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Maine Historical Society
489 Congress Street, Portland, ME 04101
(207) 774-1822
http://www.mainehistory.org

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