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Presque Isle: The Star City - Transportation

The New Brunswick Railway came to Presque Isle in 1881 followed by the Bangor and Aroostook Railroad in 1894.

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Presque Isle: The Star City - Canadian and Pacific Railroad

… to have train service and approached the New Brunswick Railway (later known as the Canadian & Pacific).

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Highlighting Historical Hampden - Riverside Park

… was later owned and operated by the Bangor Railway and Electric Company. The Bangor, Hampden & Winterport Electric Company trolley, Hampden…

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Presque Isle: The Star City - History of Presque Isle

In 1881, the New Brunswick Railway System (later known as the Canadian Pacific Railroad) steamed into town allowing for starch to be shipped south…

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Presque Isle: The Star City - Aroostook Valley Railroad

… group that controlled the Aroostook Falls in New Brunswick. There was a special law on the books of the State of Maine entitled “an Act of aid of…

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Life on a Tidal River - Early Railroads in Bangor - Page 1 of 2

… on the Canadian border, and connect with the New Brunswick European and North American Railroad. The first section opened in 1868 to Olemon, then…

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Presque Isle: The Star City - Arthur R. Gould

… began on a power plant at Aroostook Falls in New Brunswick to supply much-needed power to northern Maine and New Brunswick.

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Life on a Tidal River - Narrative

… fighters should war break out along the Maine-New Brunswick borders. The state built an armory in Bangor and mustered troops there.