RailPictures.Net Photo: MEC 302 Maine Central Alco S2 at Bangor, Maine by Chuck Schwesinger
 
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Maine Central (more..)
Alco S2 (more..)
MEC shop (more..)
Bangor, Maine, USA (more..)
May 07, 1981
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MEC 302 (more..)
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Chuck Schwesinger (more..)
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MEC 302 and Ex RI 236 are shoved to the side at a neglected shop area on the MEC at Bangor. The boarded up Alco and the number board less U-boat that looks to have been the victim of a stack fire set a somber mood with the backdrop of busted shop windows. When the MEC bought a group of retired U25B's from the Rocks estate sale it was determined to use a few of them for service and a few for parts. I don't recall anymore but I would guess that the 236 became a hanger queen and the 302 had rolled its last mile also.
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