Colson Boat Shop, Lubec, 1975

Contributed by Lubec Historical Society


Ralph S. Colson opened a shop in this building on lower Water Street for repair and fabrication of boats. It passed to Colson’s son Herbert Sr. in 1926, then sold in 1978 to Al(exander) Dyndiuk. 101 feet long, the width is 26 feet, height 17 feet. A panelled apartment creates a second floor at the front of the building. The building remains in use in 2012, bearing an historical R. S. Colson Boat Works sign.

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  • Title: Colson Boat Shop, Lubec, 1975
  • Creator: Philip Morrison
  • Creation Date: 1975
  • Subject Date: 1975
  • Location: Lubec, Washington County, ME
  • Media: Kodachrome slide
  • Dimensions: 2.4 cm x 3.5 cm
  • Local Code: 571 jpg
  • Object Type: Image

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Lubec Historical Society
135 Main Street, Lubec, ME 04652

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