Canneries prior to Brooklin Boat Yard, Brooklin, 1959

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Canneries prior to Brooklin Boat Yard, Brooklin, 1959

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Description

Canneries on the site just before Joel White purchased the setting for the Brooklin Boat Yard in 1960. Originally the site was the Ramsdell setting. It was sold to Frank Sylvester and Frank Day in 1938 to become a boat yard. Later it was sold to Herrick & Allen. The land was leased to Arno Day as a boat yard in 1952, who in turn sold it to Joel White.

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About This Item

  • Title: Canneries prior to Brooklin Boat Yard, Brooklin, 1959
  • Creation Date: 1959
  • Subject Date: 1959
  • Town: Brooklin
  • County: Hancock
  • State: ME
  • Media: Photo transparency
  • Local Code: Brooklin Fish Factories 10/2
  • Object Type: Image

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Sedgwick-Brooklin Historical Society
PO Box 171, Sedgwick, ME 04646
(207) 359-8086

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