Contributed by Thomaston Historical Society
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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.
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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Standardized Subject Headings
- Lime industry--Maine--Thomaston
For more information about this item, contact:Thomaston Historical Society
PO Box 384, Thomaston, ME 04861
(207) 354 2295
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