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Portland & Rochester Railroad Company, Portland City Hall (Portland, Me.), Cityscape photographs
Portland, Cumberland, Maine, USA
This view of Bayside from Tukey's Bridge was taken before Portland's City Hall burned in 1908. To the right of the picture is the Portland & Rochester Railroad tracks, leading into Preble Street Station. One of the sluices built to allow for the flow of water, is visible below the railroad track.
Portland Stove Foundry, two mills, Maine Artificial Stone Company, and a freight office were located along Somerset and Kennebec Streets according to the 1900 Portland City Directory.
City Of Portland, Maine, Annual Report of the Commissioner of Public Works, "Back Cove, View of Bayside from Tukey’s Bridge (Including Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, Pre-1908 City Hall)" (2017). Portland Public Works Glass Negative Collection, ca. 1892-1920. 3.
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Glass plate negatives
Back Cove (Portland, Me.), Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception (Portland, Me.), Trains, Sidetracks, Sluice ways
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