Marshfield Depot, Circa 1875

2020_L_16_marshfieldstation.jpg

Title

Marshfield Depot, Circa 1875

Description

Looking from the west on the Montpelier & Wells River Railroad is the Marshfield Depot showing the first buildings contstructed on the site. A steam boiler is loaded onto the flat car on the left-hand track. A grain tower sits beside the track on the right. The barns behind the station on the left belonged to William Pitkin or Marvin Dwinell or both.

Subject

Marshfield (Vt.)--Photographs
Railroad stations--Vermont
Railroads--Vermont--Montpelier & Wells River
Railroad companies--Vermont
Locomotives

Creator

Robert Wilkinson Portrait Photographer

Source

Marshfield Historical Society

Rights

This image is presented for research and educational purposes only

Format

black-white photograph

Identifier

2020_L_16_marshfieldstation

Repository

Marshfield Historical Society, Old Schoolhouse Common, 121 School St. Marshfield, VT 05658

Citation

Robert Wilkinson Portrait Photographer, “Marshfield Depot, Circa 1875,” Digital Vermont: A Project of the Vermont Historical Society, accessed October 21, 2020, https://digitalvermont.org/MarshfieldStoryProject/2020_L_16_marshfieldstation.