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Stretching 2,250 feet across the Kennebec River between Pleasant Ridge Plantation and Moscow, the 155-foot-high Wyman Dam was called a marvel of engineering when it began operating in 1931.
Shown here is a drawing from the Portland architectural firm of John Calvin Stevens.
The dam was named for Central Maine Power Company founder Walter S. Wyman (1874-1942).
About This Item
- Title: Wyman Station, Bingham, 1929
- Creator: Stevens, John Calvin
- Creation Date: 1929
- Subject Date: 1929
- Town: Bingham, Moscow
- County: Somerset
- State: ME
- Media: Architectural drawing
- Dimensions: 105 cm x 72 cm
- Local Code: Coll. 209
- Collection: John Calvin Stevens architectural drawings and records collection
- Object Type: Text and Image
Cross Reference Searches
Standardized Subject Headings
- Central Maine Power Co.
- Wyman Station (Me.)--Architectural drawings
- Architecture, industrial
- Dam construction
- Kennebec River (Me.)
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485 Congress Street, Portland, ME 04101
(207) 774-1822 x230
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