Contributed by Bucksport Historical Society
A resident of Mexico, Maine found this stone. The stone was dropped and spit, and the inside looks very much like the image of a foot on Jonathan Buck's gravestone in Bucksport.
The owner of the stone started having bad luck soon after the inside of the stone was revealed. They believed the bad luck was a direct result of the stone, so it was mailed to the Bucksport Historical Society with a note of explanation.
About This Item
- Title: Stone with image similar to Jonathan Buck's gravestone, Bucksport, ca. 1800
- Creation Date: circa 1800
- Subject Date: circa 1800
- Location: Bucksport, Hancock County, ME
- Media: Stone
- Object Type: Physical Object
Cross Reference Searches
Standardized Subject Headings
- Buck, Jonathan--Monuments--Maine--Bucksport
- Tombs and sepulchral monuments--Maine--Bucksport
For more information about this item, contact:Bucksport Historical Society
PO Box 798, Bucksport, ME 04416
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