Portland-Monson Slate Company hoist

Contributed by Monson Historical Society


The Portland-Monson Slate Company began operations in Monson, Maine in 1906 and continued until April of 1965. This photo of the "new" electric hoist and derrick with workers was quite an addition to their operations at that time

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About This Item

  • Title: Portland-Monson Slate Company hoist
  • Creation Date: circa 1915
  • Subject Date: circa 1915
  • Local Name: Monson-Maine
  • Town: Monson
  • County: Piscataquis
  • State: ME
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Dimensions: 24.77 cm x 29.85 cm
  • Object Type: Image

For more information about this item, contact:

Monson Historical Society
PO Box 308, Monson, ME 04464
(207) 876-3073

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