Georges River, looking north, Thomaston, ca. 1890

Contributed by Thomaston Historical Society

Georges River, looking north, Thomaston, ca. 1890

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Description

The remains of lime kilns and sheds can be seen along the eastern shore of the Georges River north of the Wadsworth Street bridge. Schooners used to pass freely through a toll bridge, carrying wood for kiln burning and barrels of processed lime.

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About This Item

  • Title: Georges River, looking north, Thomaston, ca. 1890
  • Creation Date: circa 1890
  • Subject Date: circa 1890
  • Town: Thomaston
  • County: Knox
  • State: ME
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Dimensions: 11 cm x 18 cm
  • Local Code: PhotographsBox
  • Object Type: Image

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