Charles Wescott's blacksmith shop, Blue Hill, ca. 1955

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The building was built in the 1880s. It is located on Mill Stream at Main Street. It was bought by Charles Wescott in 1910. Mr. Wescott is standing in one of the doorways to the shop. His blacksmith shop was a Blue Hill landmark for around 50 years until his death in 1959. The building has housed a restaurant since 1978.

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  • Title: Charles Wescott's blacksmith shop, Blue Hill, ca. 1955
  • Creator: The Eastern Illustrating and Publishing Co. Inc., Belfast Maine
  • Creation Date: circa 1955
  • Subject Date: circa 1955
  • Location: Blue Hill, Hancock County, ME
  • Media: Postcard
  • Dimensions: 8.7 cm x 13.6 cm
  • Local Code: HHPH 1738
  • Collection: Robert V. Sweetall collection of early Blue Hill postcards
  • Object Type: Image

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Blue Hill Historical Society
PO Box 710, 3 Water Street, Blue Hill, ME 04614


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