Contributed by Penobscot Marine Museum
The gateway from the south to Ellsworth’s Main Street business district was this steel bridge, which was swept away in a May 1923 flood that caused $300,000 in damage to the town.
The old crossing was quickly replaced by a new concrete arched span known as the Union River Bridge.
About This Item
- Title: Main Street, Ellsworth, ca. 1910
- Creator: Eastern Illustrating and Publishing Co., Belfast
- Creation Date: circa 1910
- Subject Date: circa 1910
- Town: Ellsworth
- County: Hancock
- State: ME
- Media: Glass Negative
- Object Type: Image
For more information about this item, contact:Penobscot Marine Museum
PO Box 498, 5 Church Street, Searsport, ME 04974
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