The Captain Lewy with Log Boom, Princeton, ca. 1890

Contributed by Princeton Public Library


This picture shows the Captain Lewy steamboat passing by a boom of logs in Lewy Lake or Big Lake in Princeton. The logs were impounded by using a series of boom logs connected to each other by boom chains. Big Lake and Lewy Lake lie west of the Route 1 bridge which connects Princeton with Indian Township.

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  • Title: The Captain Lewy with Log Boom, Princeton, ca. 1890
  • Creation Date: circa 1890
  • Subject Date: circa 1890
  • Location: Princeton, Washington County, ME
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Dimensions: 20 cm x 25 cm
  • Local Code: PL8
  • Object Type: Image

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