Contributed by Skowhegan History House
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Picture probably taken about 1890. Wires were undoubtedly used in transmitting current from station then on Mill Street (south side of river), near south channel bridge, to north side, for light and power purposes.
~Roland T. Patten, Custodian of Historical Views, 1929"
About This Item
- Title: Railroad Bridge, Skowhegan, ca. 1890
- Creation Date: circa 1890
- Subject Date: circa 1890
- Town: Skowhegan
- County: Somerset
- State: ME
- Media: Photographic print
- Dimensions: 13.5 cm x 21 cm
- Local Code: 45.124.3
- Collection: Henry A. Wyman Collection
- Object Type: Image
Cross Reference Searches
Standardized Subject Headings
- Kennebec River (N.H. and Me.)
- Railroad bridges--Maine--Skowhegan
- Rivers--New Hampshire
- F. S. Conant
- Kennebec River
- Mill Street
- North Channel Bridge
- South Channel Bridge
For more information about this item, contact:Skowhegan History House
66 Elm Street, PO Box 832, Skowhegan, ME 04976
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