Roadwork approaching international bridge, Lubec, 1962

Contributed by Lubec Historical Society


The Franklin D. Roosevelt Memorial bridge was built between 1961 and 1962 spanning the "Narrows" in Passamaquoddy Bay between Lubec and Campobello Island. Here, work on the roadway proceeds on May 2, 1962 with temporary wooden barriers on the sides. A State Route 189 sign remains in place to the left of the utility pole. The large sign to the right, mostly illegible, refers to State - Federal Highway Construction.

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  • Title: Roadwork approaching international bridge, Lubec, 1962
  • Creation Date: 1962-05-02
  • Subject Date: 1962-05-02
  • Location: Lubec, Washington County, ME
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Dimensions: 7.4 cm x 9.7 cm
  • Local Code: Bridge 24
  • Collection: Bernard Ross
  • Object Type: Image

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Lubec Historical Society
135 Main Street, Lubec, ME 04652

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