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Franklin & Megantic RR Locomotive No.1

V. B. Meade

FM Loco No.1

The F & M only had two locomotives, both were named. No.1, V.B. Meade, was named after a strong-man backer. Very little is known about these early engines. When No.1 went to the SR&RL in 1908 it became one of the first four SR&RL locomotives but no record exists that states which of the four it became.

Built: 1884
Cylinders: Unknown
Driving wheels: Unknown
Total weight: Unknown
Disposal: To SR&RL in 1908.
Scrapped: 1915-20 (approx)

Photo: Gary Kohler collection

 

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