Church, Five Islands, ca. 1910

Contributed by Penobscot Marine Museum

Description

The Second Baptist Church was originally built in 1822 at Robinhood. Around 1900 the Female Benevolent Society of Five Islands purchased the church building and had it moved to Five Islands. A belfry was added in 1914. It is an active church as of 2021.

The building in the left foreground is the Five Islands Schoolhouse.

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About This Item

  • Title: Church, Five Islands, ca. 1910
  • Creator: Eastern Illustrating & Publishing Co.
  • Creation Date: circa 1910
  • Subject Date: circa 1910
  • Local Name: Five Islands
  • Town: Georgetown
  • County: Sagadahoc
  • State: ME
  • Media: Glass Plate Negative
  • Dimensions: 12.7 cm x 17.8 cm
  • Local Code: LB2007.1.105907
  • Collection: Eastern Illustrating & Publishing Co.
  • Object Type: Image

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Penobscot Marine Museum
PO Box 498, 5 Church Street, Searsport, ME 04974
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