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Hoist wheel, Union Wharf, Portland, 1962

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Hoist wheel, Union Wharf, Portland, 1962

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The first-floor hoist wheel at Union Wharf, Building 19-22, , taken in 1962. The building was constructed in about 1800 for the Union Wharf Proprietors group that was formed in 1792. The wharf was demolished in 1969. It was part of the Historic American Buildings Survey in 1962.

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  • Title: Hoist wheel, Union Wharf, Portland, 1962
  • Creation Date: 1962
  • Subject Date: circa 1800
  • Town: Portland
  • County: Cumberland
  • State: ME
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Dimensions (cm): 18 x 12
  • Local Code: Coll. 445, Box 1
  • Collection: Historic American Buildings Survey
  • Object Type: Image

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Maine Historical Society
489 Congress Street, Portland, ME 04101
(207) 774-1822

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