Monson Slate Quarry Hoist

Contributed by Monson Historical Society


Five slate quarry workers in a wooden hoist box ready to be taken into the quarry to work. This site was owned by the Monson-Maine Slate Co. which operated from 1880-1943 .

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About This Item

  • Title: Monson Slate Quarry Hoist
  • Creation Date: circa 1910
  • Subject Date: circa 1910
  • Local Name: Monson-Maine Slate Co.
  • Town: Monson
  • County: Piscataquis
  • State: ME
  • Media: Postcard
  • Dimensions: 8.89 cm x 13.34 cm
  • Object Type: Image

For more information about this item, contact:

Monson Historical Society
PO Box 308, Monson, ME 04464
(207) 876-3073

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