RailPictures.Net Photo: WW&FRy 9 Wiscasset Waterville & Farmington Steam 0-4-4T at Alna, Maine by Kevin Madore
 
  Login Sign Up 


Community Response Locomotive Details Location/Date of Photo
Views: 1,408     Favorited: 15
Since added on February 04, 2020

+ Add to Favorites

+ Nominate for People's Choice

+ Subscribe

+ Add to Photo Album

+ Post a Photo Comment
 
Wiscasset Waterville & Farmington (more..)
Steam 0-4-4T (more..)
Milepost 6 (more..)
Alna, Maine, USA (more..)
January 18, 2020
Locomotive No./Train ID Photographer
WW&FRy 9 (more..)
Photo Mixed Train (more..)
Kevin Madore (more..)
Contact Photographer Photographer Profile 
Remarks & Notes 
Bound for Wiscasset. With Engineman Roger Whitney at the throttle, WW&F Locomotive #9 charges south past Milepost 6 with a mixed train bound for the seacoast village of Wiscasset. On the original WW&F, Wiscasset was the railroad's hub location. It was there the WW&F interchanged with the standard-gauge Maine Central Railroad and it was there that the WW&F's main yard was located. Also located in Wiscasset was the Turner Centre Creamery, which produced dairy products from milk that came from inland farms. The WW&F fed the creamery and in this re-creation, you see their reefer car located just behind the locomotive. Although the modern-day WW&F Museum does not own the right-of-way into Wiscasset any longer, there are still small remnants of the original railroad in town. Most prominently, the pilings of the old WW&F trestle over the Sheepscot River cans still be seen in the water north of Route 1.
Photo Location Map Photo Comments (1) 


View Larger Map

 User Photo Albums Containing this Photo (2)+ Add to Album
Maine Tourist Railroads and Museums

Album created by member Ellis Simon
Album Views: 1,545
Home to restored 2-foot gauge steam locomotives and the oldest trolley museum in the country.
Slim-Gauge Field of Dreams

Album created by member Kevin Madore
Album Views: 19,377
A look at Maine's Wiscasset Waterville & Farmington Railway Museum
Add to Photo Album or Get Your Own Photo Album


EXIF Data for this photo: [What's this?]

This image contains EXIF headers - Click Here to show the data.



Photo Copyright 2020 Kevin Madore. All Rights Reserved. Photo Usage Policy
This website Copyright © 2002-2021. All Rights Reserved.
Do Not Sell My Personal Information