Augusta-Hallowell-Gardiner Railroad Trolley, Water Street, Hallowell, ca. 1895

Contributed by Frank Trask through Hubbard Free Library

Augusta-Hallowell-Gardiner Railroad Trolley, Water Street, Hallowell, ca. 1895

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Old and new modes of transportation are traveling north on Water Street in Hallowell, across from Beeman's Corner, with the Kennebec River in the left background. The Augusta-Hallowell-Gardiner electric trolley line began operation in 1890 and shut down in the 1930s. The dynamo that generated electricity for the line was located in Hallowell's lower end.

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  • Title: Augusta-Hallowell-Gardiner Railroad Trolley, Water Street, Hallowell, ca. 1895
  • Creation Date: circa 1895
  • Subject Date: circa 1895
  • Town: Hallowell
  • County: Kennebec
  • State: ME
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Dimensions: 9 cm x 12 cm
  • Local Code: CP002009
  • Object Type: Image

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