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The Captain Lewy with Log Boom, Princeton, ca. 1890

Contributed by Princeton Public Library

This picture shows the Captain Lewy steamboat passing by a boom of logs in Lewy Lake or Big Lake in Princeton. The logs were impounded by using a series of boom logs connected to each other by boom chains. Big Lake and Lewy Lake lie west of the Route 1 bridge which connects Princeton with Indian Township.

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  • Title: The Captain Lewy with Log Boom, Princeton, ca. 1890
  • Creation Date: circa 1890
  • Subject Date: circa 1890
  • Town: Princeton
  • County: Washington
  • State: ME
  • Media: photograph
  • Dimensions (cm): 20 x 25
  • Local Code: PL8
  • Object Type: Image

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Princeton Public Library
PO Box 408, Main Street, Princeton, ME 04668
(207) 796-5333

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