WW&F Railway presentation at the Lincoln Home April 22nd!

All aboard at the Lincoln Home for a presentation on the history and current restoration progress of the Wiscasset, Waterville & Farmington Railway on Monday, April 22, at 3 p.m. The presentation includes a slide show and a selection of artifacts for display, followed by a brief question and answer session. The Wiscasset, Waterville and … Continue reading WW&F Railway presentation at the Lincoln Home April 22nd!

Welcome National Narrow Gauge Conventioneers!

With our state’s rich two-footer history, Maine will serve as host for the 2016 National Narrow Gauge Convention! Convention activities will be based at the Augusta Civic Center Wednesday, September 7th through Saturday, September 10th. Well over 1,000 people from around the world are expected to attend the event! Along with Maine’s other two-foot railroads, … Continue reading Welcome National Narrow Gauge Conventioneers!

WW&F Railcar No. 4

WW&F railcar No. 4 was built over a number of years by volunteer Leon Weeks. The car arrived for good to the Museum in 2010, and underwent a period of troubleshooting before it became operational. The vehicle has a Model T automobile engine, mounted in a brand-new body. The railcar is modeled after an existing … Continue reading WW&F Railcar No. 4

Welcome to the WW&F

Step aboard and connect with the soul of Maine. The WW&F Railway Museum in Alna, Maine (just north of Wiscasset on Route 218), celebrates Maine’s Sheepscot Valley narrow gauge. Come ride our historic steam train for a trip back in time. Explore our facilities and shops where exploration is encouraged and inquisitiveness is rewarded. Experience … Continue reading Welcome to the WW&F

History of the WW&F Railway

Wiscasset And Quebec Railroad The narrow gauge’s roots date back to the 1830’s, when the townspeople of Wiscasset, Maine wished to revive their dying seaport with a railroad connection, and when the state legislature was interested in establishing a railroad connection with Quebec. The Kennebec and Wiscasset Railroad was chartered in 1854 to build Wiscasset’s … Continue reading History of the WW&F Railway