Georges River, looking north, Thomaston, ca. 1890

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Georges River, looking north, Thomaston, ca. 1890

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The remains of lime kilns and sheds can be seen along the eastern shore of the Georges River north of the Wadsworth Street bridge. Schooners used to pass freely through a toll bridge, carrying wood for kiln burning and barrels of processed lime.

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  • Title: Georges River, looking north, Thomaston, ca. 1890
  • Creation Date: circa 1890
  • Subject Date: circa 1890
  • Location: Thomaston, Knox County, ME
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Dimensions: 11 cm x 18 cm
  • Local Code: PhotographsBox
  • Object Type: Image

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Thomaston Historical Society
PO Box 384, Thomaston, ME 04861
(207) 354 2295

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