Maine Narrow Gauge Railroad Museum
|Maine Narrow Gauge Railroad Co.|
Locomotive No.4 outside the museum
|Locale||Portland, Maine, USA|
|Dates of operation||1993–Present|
|Track gauge||2 ft (610 mm)|
The Maine Narrow Gauge Railroad Company and Museum is located in Portland, Maine, United States. Based out of the Portland Company Marine Complex, the organization was founded in 1993 and contains a collection of rolling stock and artifacts from the 2 ft (610 mm) gauge narrow gauge railroads that ran in the state of Maine in the late 19th century and early 20th century.
The organization operates a 1½ mile long railroad that runs along the waterfront of Casco Bay and parallels Portland's Eastern Promenade. A variety of restored locomotives and coaches are used to run passenger services on the railroad.
|1||General Electric||23 Tonner||1949||Ex-Whitten Machine Works|
|3||Vulcan Iron Works||0-4-4T||1913||2093||Ex-Monson Railroad. Currently on 15-year lease to the Sandy River and Rangeley Lakes Railroad and undergoing boiler overhaul in Phillips.|
|4||Vulcan Iron Works||0-4-4T||1918||2780||Ex-Monson Railroad. Only operating steam locomotive on site as of 2008.|
|7||Baldwin Locomotive Works||2-4-4T||1913||40864||Ex-Bridgton and Saco River Railroad. Currently undergoing boiler overhaul to comply with new FRA operating standards. |
|8||Baldwin Locomotive Works||2-4-4T||1924||57659||Ex-Bridgton and Saco River Railroad.|
|11||Plymouth?||30 Tonner?||New, as of 2007?|
|14||Plymouth||4 Tonner||1976?||Ex-Edaville 14. Out of service?|
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