Schooner Petrel at Biddeford Pool wharf, 1911

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The schooner, Petrel lying at the wharf in Biddeford Pool in 1911. The name petrel is also the name of a small bird that flies very far, hovers over the waves, but always returns to nest in a shore burrow and is found in southern climates.

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  • Title: Schooner Petrel at Biddeford Pool wharf, 1911
  • Creator: R. H. Gay
  • Creation Date: circa 1911
  • Subject Date: circa 1911
  • Location: Biddeford , York County, ME
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Dimensions: 12.5 cm x 17.8 cm
  • Local Code: mca338A
  • Collection: Robert H. Gay Collection
  • Object Type: Image

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