Sardine carrier Mary Anne and champagne, Thomaston, 1947

Contributed by Rockland Historical Society

Description

The ship Mary Anne, the first refrigerated sardine carrier, was built by the Newbert and Wallace Shipyard in Thomaston.

Anne Sleight Pike, at left, and Mary Pike, daughters of Moses Bernard Pike of Lubec, owner of the Holmes Packing Company, pose in front of the ship.

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About This Item

  • Title: Sardine carrier Mary Anne and champagne, Thomaston, 1947
  • Creator: Cullen, Sidney L.
  • Creation Date: 1947
  • Subject Date: 1947
  • Town: Thomaston
  • County: Knox
  • State: ME
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Dimensions: 24.8 cm x 19.5 cm
  • Local Code: Pike 8
  • Collection: Anne Pike Rugh/Rockland Courier Gazette collection, Rockland Historical Society
  • Object Type: Image

For more information about this item, contact:

Rockland Historical Society
P.O. Box 1331, 80 Union Street, Rockland, ME 04841
(207) 594-6193
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