Car barn, South Berwick, 1906

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Car barn, South Berwick, 1906

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Description

The street railroad car barn at South Berwick had a capacity for 20 large, modern cars. It was protected by automatic sprinkler equipment and a standpipe system that was supplied from Quamphegan Pond.

An electric substation was located in the barn to keep power at its peak.

The locomotive is Atlantic Shore Line Railway No. 102.

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About This Item

  • Title: Car barn, South Berwick, 1906
  • Creation Date: 1906
  • Subject Date: 1906
  • Town: South Berwick
  • County: York
  • State: ME
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Local Code: Coll. 865
  • Collection: Berwick, Eliot & York Steet Railway
  • Object Type: Image

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Maine Historical Society
485 Congress Street, Portland, ME 04101
(207) 774-1822 x230
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