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John Martin: Expert Observer - Old Bill, gundalow crossing Penobscot River, Bangor, 1846

They borrowed Rufus Prince's horse, Old Bill, and chaise for the trip. When they got to Brewer, they realized the ferry crossing to Bangor would be…

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Lincoln, Maine - Main Street, Lincoln, ca. 1890

… Lincoln Historical Society Description Horse and buggy complete with rider shaded by an umbrella shown on Main Street, Lincoln, prior to…

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Lincoln, Maine - Asa Griffin, Lincoln, ca. 1900

… Description Asa Griffin is shown with a horse and carriage in front of the Masonic Hall in Lincoln in the early 1900s.

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Strong, a Mussul Unsquit village - Online Items

In order to stand this 18-ton iron horse back on the rails without a crane, they used only ropes, pulleys, chains, jacks and cribbing.

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Strong, a Mussul Unsquit village - Railroad

In order to stand this 18-ton iron horse back on the rails without a crane, they used only ropes, pulleys, chains, jacks and cribbing.

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Presque Isle: The Star City - Dairy Farms Memories - Page 1 of 2

His neighbors farmed with horses that would pull big drags with rocks piled on it. The drag would make flat paths. That looked like little roads.

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Mount Desert Island: Shaped by Nature - You Can Get Here From There

… not only people, but construction materials, horses, and other important goods. This exhibit was put together by the 2007 sixth grade at Mount…

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Mount Desert Island: Shaped by Nature - Green Mountain Railroad By: Spenser Simis

… by the Indians by Daniel Brewer, enabling horse drawn carriages to reach the high summit of Green Mountain and take in its breathtaking views.

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Presque Isle: The Star City - King Farm, Presque Isle, ca. 1920

The sprayer is hauled by two horses, which means that the pump was probably powered by the sprayer wheels.The potato plants appear to be in blossom…

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Strong, a Mussul Unsquit village - Starbirds

… had to drop what they were doing to run trackside to extinguish small blazes caused by sparks from the boiler or wheels of the "Iron Horse."

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Strong, a Mussul Unsquit village - Online Items

… had to drop what they were doing to run trackside to extinguish small blazes caused by sparks from the boiler or wheels of the "Iron Horse."

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Strong, a Mussul Unsquit village - Railroad

… had to drop what they were doing to run trackside to extinguish small blazes caused by sparks from the boiler or wheels of the "Iron Horse."