Murder weapon, Bucksport, ca. 1898

Contributed by Bucksport Historical Society


This knife was found near the body of Sarah Ware after her murder in Bucksport in 1898. Her body was found several days after she was reported missing. No one was ever convicted of her murder. Her ghost is reportedly still seen in the Oak Hill and Snob Hill area of Bucksport.

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  • Title: Murder weapon, Bucksport, ca. 1898
  • Creation Date: circa 1895
  • Subject Date: circa 1895
  • Location: Bucksport, Hancock County, ME
  • Media: Wood, metal
  • Object Type: Physical Object

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Bucksport Historical Society
PO Box 798, Bucksport, ME 04416


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