I. Washburn Jr. locomotive, 1878

Contributed by Maine Historical Society


"Two locomotives were built by the company in 1878 for the Rumford Falls & Buckfield Railroad. Here we see the I. Washburn Jr. outside the locomotive works, ready for delivery. The shop number was 356 on this engine, which was gauged for standard track."--Fletcher, David H. 'The Portland Company 1846-1982.' Charleston, S.C. : Arcadia Pub., 2002. 31.

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  • Title: I. Washburn Jr. locomotive, 1878
  • Creation Date: 1878
  • Subject Date: 1878
  • Town: Portland
  • County: Cumberland
  • State: ME
  • Media: Photoprint
  • Local Code: Coll. 242, Box 33-19?
  • Collection: Portland Company records
  • Object Type: Image

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