Lumber Mill on the Penobscot, Bangor, ca. 1895

Contributed by Bangor Public Library


Lumber mill on the Penobscot River in the Bangor area. Logs would have been floated downstream to the holding pool, in the foreground, then logs guided up the ramps to the saws inside the mill itself. Note that there is a man at the base of each ramp to guide the logs onto the conveyor.

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  • Title: Lumber Mill on the Penobscot, Bangor, ca. 1895
  • Creator: Leyland Whipple
  • Creation Date: circa 1895
  • Subject Date: circa 1895
  • Location: Bangor, Penobscot County, ME
  • Media: Lantern slide
  • Dimensions: 6.3 cm x 7.5 cm
  • Local Code: Whipple
  • Collection: Whipple Lantern Slide Collection
  • Object Type: Image

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