Aroostook County, Maine

 

City

Railroad

Current Location

Type

Current Use

Date Built

Track Status

Bldg. Mat.

Current Railroad

Notes

Caribou

Bangor & Aroostook (B&A)

on site

C

  vacant

1929

in use

brick

Montreal Maine & Atlantic (MMA) 

two story

Caribou B&A on site Cd unused   in use   MMA reported but not recently confirmed
Caribou B&A on site Eh/Tt     in use   MMA reported but not recently confirmed
Caribou (Grimes Mill) B&A about 4 miles east of town along Grimes Rd. over Little Madawaska River B rr   in use   MMA  

Fort Fairfield

B&A

on site

C

museum?

1894?, 1928

museum use

brick

none

 
Fort Fairfield C. Pacific relocated back from river on Main St. (S.R. 167) C museum? 1889 gone wood none  

Fort Kent

B&A

on site

C

museum

1902

in use

wood

MMA

Fort Kent Historical Society Museum

Fort Kent

B&A

on site

Eh

 

1902

in use

 

MMA

??

Fort Kent B&A over Fish River west of depot B     gone   none line abandoned 1997, Is bridge still there?

Fort Kent (Bradbury)

B&A

over Fish River south of Bradbury station site near Caribou Rd. (S.R. 161

B

rr

 

in use

 

MMA

 

Frenchville

B&A

on site

C

museum

1910

 in use

wood

  MMA

 

Frenchville

B&A

on site

Wt

museum

 

in use

wood

MMA

 

Houlton

B&A

in former yard, north side of town

Eh

unused

 

in use

 

MMA

derelict in 2002

Houlton

B&A

in former yard

Sh

unused

 

in use

brick

MMA

 

Houlton

B&A

across Meduxnekeag River north of former yard

B

rr

 

in use

 

MMA

 

Houlton

B&A

across Meduxnekeag River south of former yard

B

rr

 

in use

 

MMA

 

Howe Brook

B&A

.5 mi. north of depot site across Howe Brook

B

rr

 

in use

 

MMA

Howe Brook was a logging camp located on St. Croix Lake

Island Falls

B&A

on site

F

unused

 

in use

wood

MMA

derelict

Island Falls

B&A

north of depot across West Branch of Mattawamkeag River

B

rr

 

in use

 

MMA

 

Island Falls

B&A

south of depot over Fish Stream

B

rr

 

in use

 

MMA

 

Madawaska

B&A

adjacent to international highway bridge

C

 rr

 

in use

brick

MMA 

 

Mapleton

B&A

about 5 miles west of town across an arm of Squa Pan Lake

B

rr

 

in use

 

MMA

 

Masardis

B&A

about 7 miles south of town west of Blackwater Rd,, across Blackwater River

B

rr

 

in use

 

MMA

 

Oakfield

B&A

Station St.

C

museum

1912

in use

wood

MMA

Oakfield Railroad Museum

Oakfield

B&A

on site

Y

rr

c1990

in use

wood

MMA

two story yard office

Oakfield

B&A

on site

Cd

abandoned

 

in use

concrete

MMA

one of two coaling towers remains

Oakfield

B&A

just south of yard over the East Branch of the Mattawamkeag River

B

rr

 

in use

 

MMA

 

Presque Isle

B&A

reportedly moved, but location unknown

C

private

 

none

wood

none

??

Presque Isle

B&A

on site in yard

Y

rr

modern

in use

 

MMA

yard office?

Presque Isle

B&A

on site in yard

Eh

   

in use

wood

MMA

2 stall, gone??

Presque Isle

B&A

north edge of city over Aroostook River

B

rr

 

in use

 

MMA

formerly B&A main line, now MM&A Limestone Branch

Presque Isle

B&A

just west of the yard in the center of the city over Presque Isle Stream

B

rr

 

in use

 

MMA

formerly B&A's Mapleton Cut-off, now MM&A Presque Isle Branch

Sheridan

B&A

just southwest of community off S.R. 11 over Aroostook River

B

rr

 

in use

 

MMA

former B&A Ashland Branch

Smyrna Mills

B&A

on U.S. 2

F

storage

1902

in use

wood

MMA

turned 90 degrees

Smyrna Mills

B&A

about .25 mil. north of depot site, over East Branch of Mattawamkeag River

B

rr

 

in use

 

MMA

former B&A Ashland Branch

Squa Pan

B&A

S.R. 11

Y/C

rr

modern

in use

wood

MMA

sided

Squa Pan

B&A

on site

Eh

rr

modern

in use

 

MMA

??

Squa Pan B&A just south of station over Squa Pan Stream B rr   in use   MMA  

Stockholm

B&A

relocated along S.R. 161

F

private

 

none

wood

none

??

Stockholm

B&A

over Little Madawaska River

B

         

??

Van Buren

B&A

U.S. 1 in Acadian Village

M

museum

 

none

wood

none

section car house from New Sweden, restored

Van Buren B&A International railway bridge over St. John River to St. Leonard, NB B rr   in use   MMA owned by Van Buren Bridge Co., a subsidiary of the B&A
Washburn B&A over Aroostook River B unused   unused     ??, part of Washburn Cut-off
Weeksboro B&A over Smith Brook in Dudley Twp. B rr   in use   MMA Weeksboro was a logging camp on B&A Ashland Branch

Compiled by M. J. Camp, Railroad Station Historical Society, Inc.

 

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