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Lincoln, Maine - Mills & Paper Industry - Page 1 of 2

Sometimes, shingles and short lumber were put on top of the rafts. Even today, 185 years later, the first dam bed logs can be spotted when the water…

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Maine's Swedish Colony, July 23, 1870 - Mills and Homes in Stockholm

… bowling pin mill, two lumber mills, cedar mill, shingle mill, and a lath mill (lath are thin strips of wood used as a foundation for layering…

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Western Maine Foothills Region - Regional and Town History

… shoes, toothpicks, bowling pins, clothespins, shingles, barrels, tool handles. While water provided the power, the forests and fields provided the…

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Surry by the Bay - Sawmills of Cunningham Ridge

… pine for ships' masts to the coastal cedar for shingles, Maine's forest land has been the source of the raw materials that has provided the…

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Western Maine Foothills Region - Rumford - Page 1 of 4

… for small mills to produce lumber and shingles, shovel handles, grains from the grist mills, cheese and starch making facilities, and wool carding…

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Surry by the Bay - Nineteenth Century

… it housed a carding mill, tannery, stave mill, shingle mill, corn and barley gristmills. At the same time, many East Surry men, along with other…

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New Portland: Bridging the Past to the Future - West New Portland Village

This was a good dam, lumber mill, grist mill, clover and starch factory. Later a school house was built.

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Strong, a Mussul Unsquit village - Starbirds

… with cedar log-siding, and roofed with asphalt shingles. A small pine kitchen-type cabinet was the only interior amenity.

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Strong, a Mussul Unsquit village - Online Items

… with cedar log-siding, and roofed with asphalt shingles. A small pine kitchen-type cabinet was the only interior amenity.

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Strong, a Mussul Unsquit village - "Fly Rod" Crosby - Page 2 of 3

… fishing trips, numerous photographs and even the shingle that hung outside “Saint Anthony’s Cottage,” her modest house in town.

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Maine's Swedish Colony, July 23, 1870 - The History of Stockholm

… working with a daily output of fifty thousand shingles and fifteen thousand different types of lumber a day.

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Maine's Swedish Colony, July 23, 1870 - Industry

… had 150 men working with a daily output of 50,000 shingles and 15,000 other lumber. There were many crews working in the woods in the winter.