Burnham and Morrill Clam Plant, Scarborough, ca. 1885

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Burnham and Morrill Clam Plant, Scarborough, ca. 1885

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This plant was built ca. 1885 as an earlier clam shop was destroyed by fire. This B&M plant employed about twenty eight people. "Shit Creek" was behind the B&M plant where privies rested near one of the creeks off of Jones Creek. Thus the name.

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  • Title: Burnham and Morrill Clam Plant, Scarborough, ca. 1885
  • Creator: Bill Bayley
  • Creation Date: circa 1885
  • Subject Date: circa 1885
  • Location: Scarborough, Cumberland County, ME
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Dimensions: 20.3 cm x 27.9 cm
  • Object Type: Image

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Scarborough Historical Society & Museum
PO Box 156, Scarborough, ME 04070-0156
(207) 885-9997

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