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Creighton Kiln Base, Thomaston, 1900

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Creighton Kiln Base, Thomaston, 1900

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A kiln worker breaks up hot lime while the trimmer fills a barrel.

The Creighton kilns were located at the base of Knox Street near the old Fort Wharf. They were still standing in the 1970s but in near ruins. The Lyman Morse Boatbuilding Company now owns the property.

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  • Title: Creighton Kiln Base, Thomaston, 1900
  • Creation Date: circa 1900
  • Subject Date: circa 1900
  • Town: Thomaston
  • County: Knox
  • State: ME
  • Media: Black and White Photograph
  • Dimensions (cm): 11 x 16.5
  • Local Code: PhotographBoxBusinesses87.16
  • Object Type: Image

For more information about this item, contact:

Thomaston Historical Society
PO Box 384, Thomaston, ME 04861
(207) 354 2295
http://www.thomastonhistoricalsociety.com

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