View of Royal River, Forest Paper Co., Yarmouth, ca. 1900
Contributed by Yarmouth Historical Society
The photograph shows the Forest Paper Co. on the west bank at the "third falls" of the Royal River in Yarmouth.
The first paper company on the site, the Yarmouth Paper Co., built in 1865, burned in 1870. A new mill was built in 1872 and renamed the Forest Paper Co. in 1874. It made soda pulp for producing paper.
- Title: View of Royal River, Forest Paper Co., Yarmouth, ca. 1900
- Creation Date: circa 1900
- Subject Date: circa 1900
- Local Name: Third Falls
- Town: Yarmouth
- County: Cumberland
- State: ME
- Media: Photograph
- Dimensions (cm): 12 x 17
- Local Code: 1993.52.6
- Object Type: Image
For more information about this item, contact:
Yarmouth Historical Society
118 East Elm St., PO Box 107, Yarmouth, ME 04096
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Forest Paper Company (Yarmouth, Me.)
Royal River (Me.)
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