Schooner Edna Hoyt, Thomaston, ca. 1921

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Schooner Edna Hoyt, Thomaston, ca. 1921

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Description

The 5-masted schooner Edna Hoyt was one of the last two big vessels built by Dunn and Elliot in Thomaston. She also has the distinction of being one of three 5-masted schooners built in Thomaston, the only one built by Dunn and Elliot. She was built at a cost of $200,000, and launched on December 11, 1920. After World War I and the end of coastal trading, she was sold in 1924 for $25,000.

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About This Item

  • Title: Schooner Edna Hoyt, Thomaston, ca. 1921
  • Creation Date: circa 1921
  • Subject Date: circa 1921
  • Town: Thomaston
  • County: Knox
  • State: ME
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Dimensions: 8.5 cm x 12.5 cm
  • Local Code: PhotographBoxShips 87.14
  • Object Type: Image

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Thomaston Historical Society
PO Box 384, Thomaston, ME 04861
(207) 354 2295
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