Green Mountain Rail Road track, Bar Harbor, ca. 1890

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Description

The track for the Green Mountain Rail Road going up Green Mountain. The rail was reached after taking a steamer across Eagle Lake and being dropped at the dock seen at the base of the mountain.

The train was a popular summer attraction, but didn't last very long.

Green Mountain is now called Cadillac Mountain and is one of the main attractions of Acadia National Park.

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About This Item

  • Title: Green Mountain Rail Road track, Bar Harbor, ca. 1890
  • Creation Date: circa 1890
  • Subject Date: circa 1890
  • Location: Bar Harbor, Hancock County, ME
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Dimensions: 25 cm x 20 cm
  • Object Type: Image

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Great Harbor Maritime Museum
124 Main St, PO Box 145, Northeast Harbor, ME 04662
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