Preview

image preview

Creation Date

[ca. 1892]

Subjects

Portland & Rochester Railroad Company, Railroads—Maine, Railroad cars, Coal

Description

This image of Back Cove, taken from the East End, shows the Portland & Rochester Railroad Company’s railroad tracks, which crossed through Back Cover to the Preble Street Station. The tracks were actively used until 1891 when the Preble Station was abandoned. The placement of the coal cars suggests this image was taken after the tracks were in active use and used as a holding area for the coal shipment.

Format of Original

Glass plate negative

Location

Portland, Cumberland, Maine, USA

Call Number

PPL.PH/9-2

Language

English

Keywords

Back Cove, Trains, Sidetracks

Share

Image Location

 
COinS
 

Rights Statement

Rights Statement

No Copyright - United States. URI: http://rightsstatements.org/vocab/NoC-US/1.0/
The organization that has made the Item available believes that the Item is in the Public Domain under the laws of the United States, but a determination was not made as to its copyright status under the copyright laws of other countries. The Item may not be in the Public Domain under the laws of other countries. Please refer to the organization that has made the Item available for more information.