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Electric railroad route map, ca. 1933

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Electric railroad route map, ca. 1933

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A hand-drawn map of the electric railway trackage along the coast between Portland and Yarmouth which opened for service in 1898. These trolley lines were all abandoned by 1933.

Note the various carbarns and turnouts along the road, as well as the popular tourist destination, Underwood Park, in Falmouth Foreside.

This is Plate 10 of the Maine Electric Railway Atlas, drawn by Charles D. Heseltine and edited by O.R. (Osmond Richard) Cummings in 1970.

Other Information


  • Title: Electric railroad route map, ca. 1933
  • Creator: Heseltine, Charles D.
  • Creation Date: circa 1970
  • Subject Date: circa 1933
  • Town: Cumberland, Falmouth, Portland, Yarmouth
  • County: Cumberland
  • State: ME
  • Media: Ink on paper
  • Dimensions (cm): 28 x 22
  • Collection: Seashore Trolley Museum Library
  • Object Type: Text and Image

For more information about this item, contact:

Seashore Trolley Museum
PO Box A, Log Cabin Road, Kennebunkport, ME 04046
(207) 967-2712
http://www.trolleymuseum.org/

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LC Subject Headings

Manuscript maps
Parks--Maine--Falmouth
Electric railroads--Maine--Maps

Other Keywords

Trolleys

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