Tukeys Bridge, Back Cove, Portland, sketched in 1902

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Tukeys Bridge, Back Cove, Portland, sketched in 1902

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Charles Quincy Goodhue's sketch shows Tukey's Bridge in Portland at the far left and Back Cove in the foreground. Portland had four rope-making companies, including Hammond's, which occupied the large building in the foreground.

He made the sketches in 1902 from memory of Portland before the fire of 1866.

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  • Title: Tukeys Bridge, Back Cove, Portland, sketched in 1902
  • Creator: Charles Quincy Goodhue
  • Creation Date: 1902
  • Subject Date: circa 1840
  • Location: Portland, Cumberland County, ME
  • Media: Ink on paper
  • Local Code: GA 168
  • Object Type: Image

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Maine Historical Society
485 Congress Street, Portland, ME 04101
(207) 774-1822 x230

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