The 'Alfred' steam locomotive, 1880

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The Portland Company in Portland, Maine built this steam locomotive in 1880 for the Portland & Rochester Railroad. It is of standard guage, has 61-inch drivers and is posed out on the main line.--Fletcher, David H. 'The Portland Company 1846-1982.' Charleston, S.C. : Arcadia Pub., 2002. 76.

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  • Title: The 'Alfred' steam locomotive, 1880
  • Creation Date: 1880
  • Subject Date: 1880
  • Location: Portland, Cumberland County, ME
  • Media: Albumen print
  • Dimensions: 25 cm x 40 cm
  • Local Code: Coll. 242, Box 37-45
  • Collection: Portland Company records
  • Object Type: Image

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