The Strout House, Thomaston, ca. 1960

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Charles Dockendorff purchased this land without a house on the east side of Green Street in 1849 and resold it with a house in 1856.

In 1887 Captain James Young sold the property to Alfred C. Strout, son of shipbuilder Lemuel Strout. Alfred was a student at Thomaston Academy and worked with his father in the boat building business. After returning from service in the First Maine Cavalry in the Civil War, he became a successful and respected undertaker.

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  • Title: The Strout House, Thomaston, ca. 1960
  • Creation Date: circa 1960
  • Subject Date: circa 1960
  • Location: Thomaston, Knox County, ME
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Dimensions: 19 cm x 23.5 cm
  • Local Code: HousesDocumentBox
  • Object Type: Image

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Thomaston Historical Society
PO Box 384, Thomaston, ME 04861
(207) 354 2295

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