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Maine
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Maine Maritime Heritage Trail
Address
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Phone
Web Site
http://www.maritimemaine.org/frames.html
E-mail
mailto:lpaine1@maine.rr.com
Description
nearly 200 maritime heritage sites, attractions & institutions
Type of Resource
Tourism Information
Primary Focus Maritime
Last changed: 02/27/2003

  ME
 
Bath
  Maine Maritime Museum
 
243 Washington Street
  Bath  ME  04530  
  Phone  207 443-1316
  Web Site  http://www.bathmaine.com/
  E-mail  mailto:maritime@bathmaine.com
 
Description  gallery exhibits, Perry & Small Shipyard, boat cruises
 
Type of Resource  Specialty Museum
 
Primary Focus  Maritime
 
Building Type  Ship
  Research /Reading  Library
  Era  1897-1920
  New or Updated:  07/18/2003

  ME
  Castine
  Allie Ryan Maritime Collection
 
Maine Maritime Academy
  Quick Hall
  Castine ME  04420   
 
Phone  207 326-4311
  Web Site  *****
  Alt Web  http://www.dailyherald.com/oldtravel/leadstory/dhhtm/leadstory15.htm
  Description  Steamship memorabilia centered around a steam engine big enough to power a ship
 
Type of Resource  Specialty Museum
  Primary Focus  Maritime
  Owner/Operator:  Maine Maritime Academy
  New or Updated:  08/02/2003

  ME

  Isleboro

  Sailor's Memorial Museum - Grindle Point Light

  Gilkey Harbor

  Isleboro  ME   04848    

  Web Site http://www.belfastmaine.org/whatToDo/pointsOfInterest.cfm?poiID=2

  Description  museum in keeper's house at active lighthouse

  Type of Resource  Specialty Museum

  Primary Focus  Maritime

  Building Type  Lighthouse

  Era 1874

  New or Updated:  6/3/2007

  ME
 
Kittery
 
Kittery Historical & Naval Museum
 
Rogers Road Extension
 
Kittery  ME  03904    
 
Phone  207 439-3080
 
Web Site  *****
 
Alt Web  http://www.goseacoast.com/detail.ihtml?lid=52&catID=51
 
Description
 
Type of Resource  Museum
 
Primary Focus  Maritime
 
New or Updated:  11/05/2003

  Pemaquid Point

  Pemaquid Point Light

  Pemaquid Point Road

  MAIL PO Box 353 Bristol 04539

  Pemaquid Point  ME    04554    

  Phone  207 677-2494

  Web Site http://www.lighthouse.cc/pemaquid/

  Alt Web http://www.lighthousefoundation.org/pemaquid.html

  Description  museum in keeper's house of still active Pemaquid Point Light --

                    grounds & museum open to public, light is not

  Type of Resource   Museum

  Primary Focus  Maritime

  Building Type  Lighthouse

  Era  1857

  Owner/Operator:  Friends of Pemaquid Point Lighthouse

  New or Updated:  4/21/2007


  ME

  Portland

  Portland Observatory

  138 Congress Street

  Portland  ME    04101    

  Phone  207 774-5561

  Web Site http://www.portlandlandmarks.org/

  Description  80 foot high tower used to spot ships arriving in the harbor

  Type of Resource  Historic Place

  Primary Focus  Maritime

  Building Type  Civic

  Era  1807

  Owner/Operator:  Greater Portland Landmarks

  New or Updated:  6/11/2007

Maine
Rockland
Shore Village Museum
104 Limerock Street
Rockland ME  04841
Phone 
207 594-0311
Web Site  http://lighthouse.cc/shorevillage/
E-mail  mailto:kenblack@midcoast.com
Description  NOT in a lighthouse, but large collection of lighthouse material including foghorns, lights, search & rescue equipment, buoys, bells, boats
Type of Resource  Specialty Museum
Building Type  Lighthouse

  ME

  Searsport

  Penobscot Marine Museum

  5 Church Street

  PO Box 498

  Searsport  ME   04974    

  Phone  207 548-2529

  Web Site http://www.penobscotmarinemuseum.org/

  E-mail  mailto:museumoffices@penobscotmarinemuseum.org

  Description  Eclectic collection in several buildings including three sea captains'

                    houses, watercraft, figureheads

  Type of Resource  Specialty Museum

  Primary Focus  Maritime

  Collection N-Z   Scrimshaw

  Research  Library

  New or Updated:  11/23/2006

 

  Maine

  South Portland

  Portland Harbor Museum

  2 Fort Road

  South Portland  ME   04106    

  Phone  207 799-6337

  Web Site www.portlandharbormuseum.org

  E-mail  mailto:info@portlandharbormuseum.org

  Description  history of harbor, on the waterfront near lighthouse it owns, on grounds

                    of For Preble

  Type of Resource  Specialty Museum

  Primary Focus Maritime

  Collection N-Z   Photography

  New or Updated:   6/29/2007

  ME
 
York
 
Institute of Maritime History
 
207 York Street
 
York                    ME         03909    
 
Phone   207 363-2301
 
Web Site  http://www.maritimehistory.org/pages/1/index.htm
 
Description
 
Type of Resource   History Related Organization
 
Primary Focus  Maritime
 
New or Updated:      12/15/2003

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