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Maine Yankee reactor pit construction, Wiscasset, 1968

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Maine Yankee reactor pit construction, Wiscasset, 1968

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Construction on Maine Yankee atomic power plant began in the spring of 1968. At the time, it was the single largest industrial project ever undertaken in Maine.

The reactor went online in December 1972.

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  • Title: Maine Yankee reactor pit construction, Wiscasset, 1968
  • Creator: Maine Yankee Atomic Power Co.
  • Creation Date: 1968
  • Town: Wiscasset
  • County: Lincoln
  • State: ME
  • Media: Photograph
  • Local Code: Coll. 2115, Box 325/Public Affairs Atomic Power
  • Collection: Central Maine Power Co.
  • Object Type: Image

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Maine Historical Society
489 Congress Street, Portland, ME 04101
(207) 774-1822
http://www.mainehistory.org

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