Wednesday, April 10, 2019

Celebrating 10 years of the Main Line newsletter 

Ed Ramsdell, former Chair and current Friend of the Seashore Trolley Museum Library Committee, has been quietly turning out our favorite newsletter, the Main Line, every month for the past ten years!

Every issue is jam-packed with interesting news and intriguing trolley lore.  We have a new blog page that has all of the back issues of the Main Line for your perusing pleasure.

And here's the current issue to get you through the doldrums of late winter:

Ed welcomes feedback, constructive criticism, and story ideas for the Main Line.  Send your thoughts and ideas to

And THANK YOU, Ed. for all of your hard work over the past ten years!

Friday, April 6, 2018

Welcome back!

Construction car #69 of the Portland Railroad Company working the lines in Portland. In this photograph, the car - also called a line car - is being used to maintain the wires that provide the electricity that powers the trolley cars.  NEERHS Library collection.  View on Maine Memory Network here.

After a longer-then-planned construction period, our new website/blog is up and running!

We're working on consolidating our internet presence from all across the web into one convenient place where you can find our blog, links to our various collections, contact information, and more.

Bookmark us at Www.NEERHSLibrary.Org