Bringing 'em home. After 6 hrs of really intense operations, shuttling back and forth between Sheepscot and Alna Center, during this year's Victorian Christmas event, the very last of the W... (more)
Merry Christmas from Maine! The WW&F Railway Museum's 1891-era Portland Forney #9 runs light in the north yard at Sheepscot, preparing to haul the first of the day's Christmas Express Train... (more)
On a mid-October day in midcoast Maine, WW&F engineer Wes Carpenter glances back toward his conductor, during a scheduled stop at "Top of the Mountain." The museum's October Work Weekend is almost... (more)
Wiscasset Waterville, and Farmington 9 zooms through Alna Center, as part of a photography special put on by the railroad. Patrons were treated to recreated scene from a bygone era.
A window on history. It's April of 1933 and the WW&F Railway is somehow still hanging on. The advent of heavy trucks and better country roads are tapping the lifeblood of the little railro... (more)
Engineman Robert Longo. WW&F Engineman Robert Longo enjoys a brief moment of respite with his pipe, as he gazes past the coal boards of Locomotive #9, waiting for the Station Agent to bring... (more)
Engineman Joe Fox. WW&F Engineman Joe Fox carefully watches the water glass as he runs the right-side injector on Locomotive #9, during a morning steam-up in the Sheepscot Yard.
Tanking in Wiscasset. The morning sun filters through the woods to the east, as WW&F Locomotive #9 takes on water in the Wiscasset Yard before heading to the Wiscasset Station to begin the ... (more)
Scrapping the WW&F. It's 1936 and the Wiscasset, Waterville & Farmington Railway has been out of business for 3 long years. Salvage crews are finally in the process of lifting the rails th... (more)
Wiscasset, Waterville and Farmington Railway 0-4-4 9 hauls a mixed train through Alna, Maine.
Looking for coal. On a very chilly December morning, WW&F Locomotive #9 climbs the hill to the upper yard in Sheepscot en route to the coal bunker for some fuel, because she's got virtually... (more)
Engineer "Bullet Bob " Longo pauses in the cab of #9 during the second weekend of the annual "Victorian Christmas" event. A recent snowfall and an ongoing ice storm kept many potential visitors fr... (more)