Railroad Depot, Thomaston, 1871

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Railroad Depot, Thomaston, 1871

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Description

In 1871 when the Knox and Lincoln Railroad was built through Thomaston, the decision was made to keep the General Knox Farmhouse for use as a train depot. It was modified throughout the years for this use.

The Farmhouse was constructed in 1796/7 for use as a farmhouse for General Knox's employees.

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About This Item

  • Title: Railroad Depot, Thomaston, 1871
  • Creation Date: circa 1871
  • Subject Date: circa 1871
  • Town: Thomaston
  • County: Knox
  • State: ME
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Dimensions: 9.5 cm x 12 cm
  • Local Code: Photograph Box
  • Object Type: Image

For more information about this item, contact:

Thomaston Historical Society
PO Box 384, Thomaston, ME 04861
(207) 354 2295
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