Train 4 of the Maine Central Railroad

Contributed by Maine Historical Society


The Portland Company built hundreds of steam engines in the 1800s. Each engine was given a shop number (this is shop #524) and a photograph was taken at the time of the delivery, in this case April 2nd at 3 p.m., 1884.

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About This Item

  • Title: Train 4 of the Maine Central Railroad
  • Creation Date: 1884-04-02
  • Subject Date: 1884-04-02
  • Town: Portland
  • County: Cumberland
  • State: ME
  • Media: Albumen print
  • Dimensions: 25 cm x 40 cm
  • Local Code: Coll. 242, Box 33-70
  • Collection: Portland Company records
  • Object Type: Image

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

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