Bow of 80 ft. boat in Portland Co. shop.

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Bow of 80 ft. boat in Portland Co. shop.

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Here in the Portland Company erecting shop we see the bow section of an 80-foot boat being fabricated of iron in January 1921 for the Great Northern Paper & Pulp Co. The boat, with a broad rounded bow, was presumably for moving logs around in the waterways.

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  • Title: Bow of 80 ft. boat in Portland Co. shop.
  • Creation Date: 1921
  • Subject Date: 1921
  • Town: Portland
  • County: Cumberland
  • State: ME
  • Media: Photoprint
  • Dimensions: 9 cm x 15 cm
  • Local Code: Coll. 242, Box 40a 10-14
  • Collection: Portland Company records
  • Object Type: Image

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Maine Historical Society
485 Congress Street, Portland, ME 04101
(207) 774-1822 x230

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