York County, Maine

 

City

Railroad

Current Location

Type

Current Use

Date Built

Track Status

Bldg. Mat.

Current Railroad

Notes

Agamenticus (South Berwick) B&M relocated to 23 Old Fields Rd. near South Berwick C residence 1872? none wood none modified with addition in back

Arundel

B&M

 

C

residence

   

wood

 

2 story, may be gone??

Arundel B&M over Kennebunk River, accessible from River Rd. B rr   in use   Amtrak/Guilford former B&M Western Route Main line

Bar Mills

Portland & Rochester (B&M)

Saco River

B

abandoned

 

gone

stone

none

6 granite piers

Biddeford

B&M

Thornton St. near U.S. 1

C

sports bar

 1870

 in use

wood

Amtrak/Guilford 

 

Biddeford

B&M

over U.S.1 (Elm St.)

B

rr

 

in use

steel

Amtrak/Guilford

double through truss

Biddeford-Saco B&M to Factory (Saco) Island, east of Elm St. bridge B rr   in use steel Amtrak/Guilford 3 span girder
Biddeford-Saco B&M over Saco River west of U.S. 1 B rr   in use steel Guilford 4 span, former B&M Eastern Route, originally Portland, Saco and Portsmouth

Buxton

B&M

moved to 1331 Long Plains Rd.

C

private barn

1880 

none

wood

none

built by P&R

Cummings (South Berwick)

B&M

moved to U.S. 1/Harrisecket Rd.in Wells

C

private museum

1879? 

none

wood

none

on same property as Kennebunk Beach and Long Beach depots, part of Johnson Hall Museum

The Elms

B&M

relocated along U.S. 1 in Wells

C

business 

1886? 

none 

wood

none

larger building built around depot, does nothing for historic preservation

Eliot Atlantic Shore Line on S. R. 236 about 4.5 mi. nw of U.S. 1/S.R. 236 jct. IB abandoned 1903 gone concrete none footers of former trestle over B&M track (S.R. 236 is on the B&M roadbed)
Great Works (South Berwick) B&M S.R. 236/Brattle St.. in South Berwick C apartments   gone wood none lower floor of 3 story building once served as depot
Highpine B&M over Merriland River about .5 mi. west of S.R. 109 in Wells B unused   gone steel none girder

Hollis Center

B&M

just west of general store

B

unused

 

gone

stone

none

stone arch culvert

Jewett B&M Fife's Lane off S.R. 236 within Town of South Berwick Tt display c1855 gone stone none foundations of turntable pit and enginehouse preserved in small park, originally as Brock's Crossing, on National Register

Kennebunk

B&M

Depot St.

P

business

  1884

in use 

wood

Amtrak/Guilford

 

Kennebunk B&M Trackside Dr. F business   in use wood Amtrak/Guilford  
Kennebunk (Parsons) B&M relocated 205 Western Ave. (S.R. 9) C private storage 1883 none wood none restored

Kennebunk

B&M

Mousam River south of the depot off Brown St.

B

rr

 

in use

concrete

  Amtrak/Guilford

double concrete arch, former B&M Western Route Main line

Kennebunk B&M over Kennebunk River into Arundel, east of bridge over Mousam River in West Kennebunk B rr   gone stone none stone arch, built by Portland, Saco and Portsmouth
Kennebunk Beach (?) B&M relocated to U.S.1/Harrisecket Rd.in Wells C private museum   none wood none on same site as Cummings and Long Beach depots, part of Johnson Hall Museum

Kennebunkport

B&M

Western Ave. (S.R. 9) on Kennebunk side of Kennebunk River

C

 restaurant

1883

  gone

wood

none

turned around, greatly modified

Kennebunkport Portland-Lewiston Interurban Seashore Trolley Museum IP museum 1915 in use metal museum from Morrison Hill
Kennebunkport B&M Seashore Trolley Museum P museum   in use wood museum depot from Tapleyville section of Danvers, MA
Kennebunkport Boston Elevated Seashore Trolley Museum IT museum 1901 in use copper museum moved from Boston, Tower C at North Station South Station platform, Field checked 2007
Kennebunkport Boston Elevated Seashore Trolley Museum IC museum 1901 none copper museum moved from Boston, "Northampton"
Kittery York Harbor & Beach (YH&B) over Spruce Creek along S.R. 103 B abandoned   none timber none a few rotting pilings of trestle remain, best seen at low tide

Kittery Point

YH&B

  18 Coleman Ave. off S.R. 103

C

residence

 1887

  gone

wood

none

relocated slightly

Kittery-York YH&B at the Town line on the ocean side of S.R. 103 in Brave Boat Harbor B abandoned   none timber none a few rotting pilings of former trestle
Long Beach YH&B relocated to U.S. 1/Harrisecket Rd. in Wells C private museum 1885 none wood none on same site as Cummings and Kennebunk Beach depots, originally from York, part of Johnson Hall Museum

North Berwick

B&M

Eastern Ave. 

C

  business

1907 

in use

wood

Guilford 

  with addition

North Berwick B&M over Hussey's Brook at North Berwick-South Berwick Town line along S.R. 4 B unused 1842 gone stone none stone arch culvert, former B&M Eastern Route, best seen during winter

Oceanside

YH&B

relocated

C

restaurant

1901?

none

wood

none

??

Old Orchard Beach Amtrak on site P rr   in use   Guilford/Amtrak small platform with shelter roof, Amtrak stop
Old Orchard Beach Orchard Beach Line relocated to 15 Saint John St. C apartment house   none wood none from short lived Orchard Beach line off Eastern RR, ??
Old Orchard Beach-Saco B&M over Goose Fare Brook at the Town line beside Saco Ave. B rr   in use stone Guilford stone arch culvert
Old Orchard Beach-Saco Orchard Beach Line at ocean shore at mouth of Goose Fare Brook B abandoned   gone timber none rotting pilings of former trestle, only remaining traces of this "dummy line"

Saco

B&M

relocated on North St. (S.R. 112)

P

business

1880

none

wood

none

built by Portland, Saco and Portsmouth RR, later B&M Eastern Route, known as Saco (E) after 1911 or Saco (North St.) after 1915 to distinguish it from the Saco depot in the center of the city on the Western Route Main line, part of Saco Brick Company

Saco

B&M

on site on North St.

F

business

 

in use

wood

Guilford

built by Portland, Saco and Portsmouth RR, later B&M Eastern Route, known as Saco (E) after 1911 or Saco (North St.) after 1915 to distinguish it from the Saco depot in the center of the city on the Western Route Main line, part of Saco Brick Company

Saco B&M over Old Orchard Rd. B rr   in use steel Guilford girder, former B&M Western Route Main line
Saco B&M over Common St. B rr   in use steel Guilford girder
Saco-Biddeford Amtrak on Factory (Saco) Island P rr   in use metal Guilford (Amtrak) small shelter
Saco B&M over Saco River near Amtrak depot B rr   in use steel Guilford girder
Sanford depot replica Pleasant St. (S.R. 224) at River St. M business   none metal none "The Depot", gas station built to resemble depot
Sanford B&M Pleasant St. (S.R. 224) F vacant 1903 gone wood none  
Sanford Sanford & Eastern Pleasant St. (S.R. 224) Eh business 1947 gone wood none lumber company salesroom, with additions
Sanford B&M Mousam River B trail use 1896 gone stone none stone arch bridge

Seabury

York Harbor & Beach

moved across road from original site on S.R. 103, Lilac Lane

P

residence

 

none

wood

none

part of house, small depot, modified

South Berwick B&M over Salmon Falls River to Rollinsford, NH, beside Main St. B rr 1843/1888 in use wood Guilford deck truss, stone abutments, 450', stone piers and central abutment of Conway Branch bridge are adjacent
South Berwick Jct. (South Berwick) B&M Knights Pond Rd. M residence c1850 none wood none agent's house built by railroad
Wells B&M relocated on U.S. 1 C private museum   gone wood none Johnson Hall Museum, depots from Cummings (South Berwick), Long Beach, and perhaps Kennebunk Beach, along with all sorts of other railroad items
Wells Amtrak Sanford Rd.(S.R. 109) P rr 2002 in use brick Guilford Wells Transportation Center, Amtrak stop

Wells

B&M

over Branch Brook, near Chick Crossing Rd.

B

gas line

 

gone

steel

none 

high trestle on former B&M Eastern Route Main line

Wells B&M over Branch River forming Town line between Wells and Kennebunk B rr   in use   Guilford former Western Route Main line
Wells B&M over Merriland River just to the south and west of the jct. of U.S. 1 and S.R. 9 B rr   in use   Guilford former Western Route Main line
Wells B&M at jct. of U.S.1 and S.R. 9 B rr   in use   Guilford former Western Route Main line

Wells Beach

B&M

Depot Rd.

F

storage

1884?

in use

wood

Guilford

 

Wells Beach

B&M

Depot Rd.

P

residence

1906

in use

wood

Guilford 

 

West Kennebunk B&M over the Mousam River B pipeline use   gone stone none built by Portland, Saco and Portsmouth, double stone arch
York Beach Atlantic Shore Line on site in center of community IC business   gone   none  
York Beach Atlantic Shore Line about 1 mi. north of depot in Cape Neddick River IB abandoned   gone timber none about all the wood pilings of a trestle

York Harbor

York Harbor & Beach

relocated to 24 Moulton Lane

C

residence

1900 

none

wood

none

 

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

 

 

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