Steamboat 'Fairy of the Lake', ca. 1860

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Steamboat 'Fairy of the Lake', ca. 1860

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Description

The Fairy of the Lake was one of the few side-wheelers on Moosehead Lake. It was built by Major Benjamin Bigney for J.H. Eveleth in 1858.

Here the vessel is shown docked at Pebble Beach with Mount Kineo in the background.

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About This Item

  • Title: Steamboat 'Fairy of the Lake', ca. 1860
  • Creation Date: circa 1860
  • Subject Date: circa 1860
  • Town: Kineo
  • County: Somerset
  • State: ME
  • Media: Stereograph
  • Dimensions: 9 cm x 17.5 cm
  • Local Code: 2009.0010 Fairy of the Lake Steamboat
  • Object Type: Image

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Moosehead Historical Society
PO Box 1116, Greenville, ME 04441
(207) 695-2909
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