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Portland Flying Service, Scarborough, ca. 1946

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Portland Flying Service, Scarborough, ca. 1946

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The Portland Flying Service was located at the Port of Maine Airport, which was a privately owned air field on Pleasant Hill Road near Route 1, the site of the former Sagadahoc Dairy Farm. Small planes could be stored, repaired and chartered at this field. This venture was started after World War Two by Harold Troxwell and operated until the 1960s.

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  • Title: Portland Flying Service, Scarborough, ca. 1946
  • Creation Date: circa 1946
  • Subject Date: circa 1946
  • Local Name: Pleasant Hill
  • Town: Scarborough
  • County: Cumberland
  • State: ME
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Dimensions: 17.9 cm x 25.6 cm
  • Local Code: 00.216
  • Collection: Transportation
  • Object Type: Image

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Scarborough Historical Society & Museum
PO Box 156, Scarborough, ME 04070-0156

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