South Lincoln schoolhouse, Lincoln, ca. 1930

Contributed by Lincoln Historical Society

South Lincoln schoolhouse, Lincoln, ca. 1930

This record was added to Maine Memory Network through the efforts of a student at Mattanawcook Jr. High School.

Description

The first school house in South Lincoln was built sometime before 1838. About 1878 a new school house was built about five hundred feet below the site of the first one. In 1896 it was decided to move this building into a more central location and it was moved to a lot across the road from the cemetery.
The new South Lincoln schoolhouse was built in 1923 and closed in 1955. It is now owned by the Community Progress Club and used as a community building.

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About This Item

  • Title: South Lincoln schoolhouse, Lincoln, ca. 1930
  • Creation Date: circa 1930
  • Subject Date: circa 1930
  • Town: Lincoln
  • County: Penobscot
  • State: ME
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Object Type: Image

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Lincoln Historical Society
29 West Broadway, Lincoln, ME 04457

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