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“The Boston Boats” presentation with the Belfast Historical Society

August 29 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

The SS Belfast

“The Boston Boats” is the topic for the Belfast Historical Society meeting at 7:00 pm, Monday August 29, in the Abbott Room at the Belfast Free Library.

Judith Frost Gillis, Orrington Historical Society president, will present a history of four of the steamships which plied the waters of Penobscot Bay and the Penobscot River providing rapid and safe transportation for both passengers and freight. The steamships Belfast, Camden, Rockland and Bangor will be featured. The SS Belfast, known locally as The Boston Boat, served the Belfast to Boston route from 1909 to 1935. Visit the website BelfastMuseum.org and follow us on Facebook to learn more about the program schedule. FMI visit belfastmuseum.org

The program will be recorded and made available on BCTV2, BelfastMuseum.org, BHSM Facebook page and on DVD(at the library)



August 29
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Abbott Room