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Bangor St. Railway power station

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Bangor St. Railway power station

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Daylight illuminates the turbines and controls of the Bangor Street Railway Power Station in Milford on the Penobscot River. By night the interior was lit by its own electric lights.

More than almost anything else, the appearance of power to homes and businesses heralded 20th century lifestyles.

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  • Title: Bangor St. Railway power station
  • Town: Milford
  • County: Penobscot
  • State: ME
  • Media: Black and white photograph
  • Dimensions (cm): 16 x 24
  • Local Code: Photographs--Milford
  • 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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