Lumber Mill on the Penobscot, Bangor, ca. 1895

Contributed by Bangor Public Library

Description

Lumber mill on the Penobscot River in the Bangor area. Logs would have been floated downstream to the holding pool, in the foreground, then logs guided up the ramps to the saws inside the mill itself. Note that there is a man at the base of each ramp to guide the logs onto the conveyor.

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About This Item

  • Title: Lumber Mill on the Penobscot, Bangor, ca. 1895
  • Creator: Whipple, Leyland
  • Creation Date: circa 1895
  • Subject Date: circa 1895
  • Town: Bangor
  • County: Penobscot
  • State: ME
  • Media: Lantern slide
  • Dimensions: 6.3 cm x 7.5 cm
  • Local Code: Whipple
  • Collection: Whipple Lantern Slide Collection
  • Object Type: Image

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Bangor Public Library
145 Harlow Street, Bangor, ME 04401
(207) 947-8336
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