Rutland Railroad Pumping Station - Alburgh, Vermont
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Vermontish
N 44° 58.491 W 073° 18.592
18T E 633266 N 4981546
Quick Description: Can only guess at its use
Location: Vermont, United States
Date Posted: 1/3/2011 3:17:31 PM
Waymark Code: WMAE88
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill
Views: 12

Long Description:
This is only a guess, but the only reason I can think of for a railroad to have a pumping station is for the purpose of loading water to a steam engine.
County / Borough / Parish: Grand Isle

Year listed: 1999

Historic (Areas of) Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering

Periods of significance: 1900-1949

Historic function: Industry/Processing/Extraction, Transportation

Current function: Vacant/Not In Use

Privately owned?: yes

Primary Web Site: [Web Link]

Street address: Not listed

Season start / Season finish: Not listed

Hours of operation: Not listed

Secondary Website 1: Not listed

Secondary Website 2: Not listed

National Historic Landmark Link: Not listed

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