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Steamboat "F.W. Ayer", Norcross wharf, ca. 1907

Contributed by Norcross Heritage Trust

The F.W. Ayer, a side-wheel paddle steamer, was docked at Norcross on North Twin Lake. It was the first vessel used by the Great Northern Paper Company on the Lower Lakes of the West Branch of the Penobscot River to tow booms of pulp wood.

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  • Title: Steamboat "F.W. Ayer", Norcross wharf, ca. 1907
  • Creation Date: circa 1907
  • Subject Date: circa 1907
  • Local Name: Nocross
  • Town: Indian Purchase Township No. 3
  • County: Penobscot
  • State: ME
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Dimensions: 8.5 cm x 8 cm
  • Object Type: Image

For more information about this item, contact:

Norcross Heritage Trust
80 Lyme Rd., Apt 353, Hanover, NH 03755
(603) 653-0097

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