Contributed by Maine Historical Society
Purchase a reproduction of this item on VintageMaineImages.com.
This is the locomotive the "Presumpscot", part of the Portland & Ogdansburg Railroad, #1. It was built by the Boston and Providence Railroad in 1847, purchased secondhand by the Portland & Ogdansburg Railroad and used as a switcher in the Portland yards.
About This Item
- Title: The Presumpscot
- Creation Date: circa 1870
- Subject Date: circa 1870
- Town: Portland
- County: Cumberland
- State: ME
- Media: Albumen print
- Dimensions: 25 cm x 39 cm
- Local Code: Coll. 242, Box 33-25
- Collection: Portland Company records
- Object Type: Image
Cross Reference Searches
Standardized Subject Headings
- Portland & Ogdansburg Railroad--Photographs
- Presumpscot (Locomotive)--Photographs
- Railroad employees--Photographs
- Railroad facilities--Maine--Portland
- Railroad locomotives--United States--Maine
- Railroad shops & yards--Photographs
For more information about this item, contact:Maine Historical Society
485 Congress Street, Portland, ME 04101
(207) 774-1822 x230
Use of this Item is not restricted by copyright and/or related rights, but the holding organization is contractually obligated to limit use. For more information, please contact the contributing organization. However, watermarked Maine Memory Network images may be used for educational purposes.
Please post your comment below to share with others. If you'd like to privately share a comment or correction with MMN staff, please use this form.