Sebago Lake Station, Standish, ca. 1935

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Description

The Portland Water District purchased the Station at Sebago Lake from the Maine Central Railroad in 1935; this purchase included all of the lands fronting the Lake, including wharves and other structures at the Station.

While this photo is not marked, it is likely a view from the back of the abandoned Sebago Lake Station just before the building was removed.

The Maine Central Railroad decided to sell the property to the District due to a decline in railroad operations and use of its grounds for picnics and other recreational activities.

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About This Item

  • Title: Sebago Lake Station, Standish, ca. 1935
  • Creator: Portland Water District
  • Creation Date: circa 1935
  • Subject Date: circa 1935
  • Location: Standish, Cumberland County, ME
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Dimensions: 5.08 cm x 7.62 cm
  • Local Code: 4-PA-1935-001
  • Collection: Small Photos
  • Object Type: Image

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Portland Water District
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