Sluice along the dam at Rumford Falls, 1906

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This photograph shows a view of the Falls and log sluice coming from above the power dam into the canal. The short logs from this sluice were taken from the canal and brought into the grinding room of the Oxford Paper Company. There they were made into wood pulp.

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  • Title: Sluice along the dam at Rumford Falls, 1906
  • Creator: Rumford Falls Power Company
  • Creation Date: 1906
  • Subject Date: 1906
  • Location: Rumford, Oxford County, ME
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Dimensions: 12.7 cm x 20.32 cm
  • Collection: Rumford Falls Power Company Photographic Collection
  • Object Type: Image

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Greater Rumford Area Historical Society
145 Congress Street, Rumford, ME 04276
(207) 364-2540

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