Spring House, Lubec, ca. 1935

Contributed by Lubec Historical Society

Description

According to the publication Illustrated Souvenir 1908, “For time immemorial a little spring had gushed from the solid ground beneath a rock in one of the pastures of South Lubec.” In 1900 the Town voted $40,000 to construct a public water supply. The spring provided a copious flow of 300,000 gallons into the new reservoir the first night. The Lubec Pumping Station continues to operate this facility in 2009.

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About This Item

  • Title: Spring House, Lubec, ca. 1935
  • Creation Date: circa 1935
  • Subject Date: circa 1935
  • Town: Lubec
  • County: Washington
  • State: ME
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Dimensions: 12.1 cm x 7.1 cm
  • Local Code: 141 jpg
  • Collection: Lubec Water District
  • Object Type: Image

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For more information about this item, contact:

Lubec Historical Society
135 Main Street, Lubec, ME 04652

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