Sardine carrier Mary Anne and champagne, Thomaston, 1947

Contributed by Rockland Historical Society


The ship Mary Anne, the first refrigerated sardine carrier, was built by the Newbert and Wallace Shipyard in Thomaston.

Anne Sleight Pike, at left, and Mary Pike, daughters of Moses Bernard Pike of Lubec, owner of the Holmes Packing Company, pose in front of the ship.

View/Add Comments

About This Item

  • Title: Sardine carrier Mary Anne and champagne, Thomaston, 1947
  • Creator: Sidney L. Cullen
  • Creation Date: 1947
  • Subject Date: 1947
  • Location: Thomaston, Knox County, ME
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Dimensions: 24.8 cm x 19.5 cm
  • Local Code: Pike 8
  • Collection: Anne Pike Rugh/Rockland Courier Gazette collection
  • Object Type: Image

Cross Reference Searches

Standardized Subject Headings


Other Keywords

For more information about this item, contact:

Rockland Historical Society
P.O. Box 1331, 80 Union Street, Rockland, ME 04841
(207) 594-6193

This Item is protected by copyright and/or related rights. No Permission is required to use the low-resolution watermarked image for educational use, or as allowed by the applicable copyright. For all other uses, permission is required.

How to cite content on this site

Please post your comment below to share with others. If you'd like to privately share a comment or correction with MMN staff, please send us a message with this link.