Railroad locomotive 'Worcester', ca. 1880

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Description

The Portland Company, Portland, Maine began by building steam locomotives for a burgeoning railroad industry. In its historical archives are many albumin photographs of steam locomotives built by the Portland Company, or otherwise associated. This locomotive is shown at the Portland Company waterfront site circa 1880.

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About This Item

  • Title: Railroad locomotive 'Worcester', ca. 1880
  • Creation Date: circa 1880
  • Subject Date: circa 1880
  • Location: Portland, Cumberland County, ME
  • Media: Albumen print
  • Dimensions: 25 cm x 38 cm
  • Local Code: Coll. 242, Box 37-53
  • Collection: Portland Company records
  • Object Type: Image

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Maine Historical Society
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