Launching of "Florence", South Bristol, 1894

Contributed by South Bristol Historical Society


Clifford Gamage built Florence in his South Bristol boat shop in 1894.

This image shows the Florence being launched into the western Gut just north of the narrow passage of water that runs from Johns Bay on the east through South Bristol to the Damariscotta River on the west.

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About This Item

  • Title: Launching of "Florence", South Bristol, 1894
  • Creation Date: 1894
  • Subject Date: 1894
  • Town: South Bristol
  • County: Lincoln
  • State: ME
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Local Code: SBHS.waterfront.001
  • Collection: David Andrews
  • Object Type: Image

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South Bristol Historical Society
P. O. Box 229, South Bristol, ME 04568

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