King Tavern, Bath, ca. 1910
Contributed by Patten Free Library
Purchase a reproduction of this item on VintageMaineImages.com.
The King Tavern was originally Governor King's residence, built about 1800 and located in Bath, on Front Street, where the old Customs House (Federal Building) now stands.
After King's death in 1852, the building was moved to Front and Vine Streets, where it began a long tenure as an inn and tavern. During this time, the building was enlarged to four floors from its original 1.5 stories. It was called the King Tavern from 1910-1926.
In 1926 it was razed to make way for the Vine Street approach to the Carlton Bridge.
- Title: King Tavern, Bath, ca. 1910
- Creation Date: circa 1910
- Subject Date: circa 1910
- Town: Bath
- County: Sagadahoc
- State: ME
- Media: Postcard
- Dimensions (cm): 9.9 x 13.8
- Local Code: PC-18
- Collection: Bath Historical Society Postcard Collection
- Object Type: Image
For more information about this item, contact:
Patten Free Library
33 Summer Street, Bath, ME 04530
Cross Reference Searches
LC Subject Headings
Please post your comment below to share with others. If you'd like to privately share a comment or correction with MMN staff, please use this form.