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Circa Date

circa 1881

Subject Date

circa 1881

Description

The Bangor Water Works were built in 1875-76 following a State act to supply Bangor with a reliable source of clear water and confront the constant problem of sewage. Shown here are the Penobscot River and the area of the dam.

Note: This image was scanned by a student at William S. Cohen School.

Collection Name

Vickery Stereo Photo Collection

Keywords

Penobscot River, Water works, pumping stations, hydroelectric power, dams, water districts, waterworks

Location

Bangor, Penobscot County, ME

Medium

stereo photo, stereograph

Dimensions

8.7 x 17.5 cm

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Keywords

Penobscot River, Water works, pumping stations, hydroelectric power, dams, water districts, waterworks

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