Temporary buildings plot plan, Passamaquoddy Tidal project, 1935
Purchase a reproduction of this item on VintageMaineImages.com.
A plot plan of the locations of the temporary buildings -- dormitories, apartments, and housing -- to be built for workers at the Passamaquoddy Tidal Power Project.
The project to generate power from tides in Cobscook and Passamaquoddy bays was funded by a New Deal program and to be built by the Army Corps of Engineers.
The first allocation of $7 million was spent, but no further funds were appropriated and the project, including a number of buildings, was abandoned in August 1936.
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.