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The Ovens is located between Salisbury Cove and Hulls Cove. The location is known because of the strange geological formations caused by the ocean's tide and waves. The tide has carved caves into the rock that resemble ovens. One oven resembles a cathedral, giving Cathedral Rock its name. During high tide the rock is mostly under water, so it is best viewed at low tide.
About This Item
- Title: The Ovens, Bar Harbor, ca. 1900
- Creator: The Albertype Co., Brooklyn, N. Y. by Bee's
- Creation Date: circa 1900
- Subject Date: circa 1900
- Location: Bar Harbor, Hancock County, ME
- Media: Postcard
- Dimensions: 14 cm x 9 cm
- Local Code: JML PC 25010
- Object Type: Image
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Standardized Subject Headings
- Mount Desert Island (Me.)
- Acadia National Park (Me.)
- Rock formations
For more information about this item, contact:Jesup Memorial Library
34 Mount Desert Street, Bar Harbor, ME 04609
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