Postcard of McLellan House in Gorham

Contributed by Gorham Historical Society

Description

The McLellan House in Gorham, built by Hugh McLellan of Gorham in 1773, was the first brick house in Cumberland County. Building started in 1769. They handmade all the bricks from their own land, using clay procured from the bank of the brook.The house is now part of USM located on School Street.

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About This Item

  • Title: Postcard of McLellan House in Gorham
  • Creator: Geo. S. Burnell
  • Creation Date: circa 1910
  • Subject Date: circa 1910
  • Town: Gorham
  • County: Cumberland
  • State: ME
  • Media: Postcard
  • Dimensions: 9 cm x 14 cm
  • Object Type: Image

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Gorham Historical Society
28 School Street, Gorham, ME 04038
(207) 793-8569
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