Contributed by Scarborough Historical Society & Museum
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In 1842 trains came to Scarborough when the Eastern Railroad built a line linking Boston to Portland via Kittery and Saco. This is Scarborough Beach Station with train and railroad employees. The overpass and Grange are in the background. The men in the picture are not identified.
About This Item
- Title: Train at Scarborugh Beach Station, ca. 1900
- Creator: Scarborough Historical Society
- Creation Date: circa 1880
- Subject Date: circa 1880
- Local Name: Black Point
- Town: Scarborough
- County: Cumberland
- State: ME
- Media: Photographic print
- Dimensions: 12.7 cm x 17.7 cm
- Local Code: 70.24.2d
- Collection: Louis Jordan Collection
- Object Type: Image
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Standardized Subject Headings
- Railroad stations--Maine--Scarborough
- Railroad locomotives--Maine
- Railroad employees--Maine--Scarborough
- Eastern Railroad Company
For more information about this item, contact:Scarborough Historical Society & Museum
PO Box 156, Scarborough, ME 04070-0156
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