Maine Central Railroad's engine 'William G. Davis', 1877

Contributed by Maine Historical Society


The Portland Company produced steam engines by the hundreds. This engine was shop #323 and was delivered Tuesday, April 24, 1877 and 4 p.m. This engine was built for the Maine Central Railroad. The William G. Davis No. 63 was a standard-gauge engine.

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  • Title: Maine Central Railroad's engine 'William G. Davis', 1877
  • Creation Date: 1877-04-24
  • Subject Date: 1877-04-24
  • Location: Portland, Cumberland County, ME
  • Media: Albumen print
  • Dimensions: 23 cm x 39 cm
  • Local Code: Coll. 242, Box 33-44
  • Collection: Portland Company records
  • Object Type: Image

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Maine Historical Society
485 Congress Street, Portland, ME 04101
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