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H.L. Shepard Company Lime Kiln, Northeast bank of Rockport Harbor, Rockport, Knox County, ME



B&W Photos

HB630463
Historic American Buildings Survey Cervin Robinson, Photographer July 1960 General View From The Southwest

HB630464
Historic American Buildings Survey Cervin Robinson, Photographer July 1960 Detail Of Central Kiln

HB630465
Elevation Copy Photograph Of Photogrammetric Plate Lc-habs-gs07-17l.

HB630466
Elevation Copy Photograph Of Photogrammetric Plate Lc-habs-gs07-18l.


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Item Title


Location
Northeast bank of Rockport Harbor, Rockport, ME

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1933.

Notes
Survey number HABS ME-95
Building/structure dates: 1890 initial construction
Significance: Built prior to 1890 for the H.L. Shepard Company. It was used for processing limestone in the manufacture of building lime. It was last used in the 1930s.

Subjects
Building Deterioration
Stone Buildings
Lime Kilns


Related Names
Rockland-Rockport Lime Company
H.L. Shepard Company


Collection
Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
1. Historic American Buildings Survey Cervin Robinson, Photographer July 1960 GENERAL VIEW FROM THE SOUTHWEST
2. Historic American Buildings Survey Cervin Robinson, Photographer July 1960 DETAIL OF CENTRAL KILN
3. ELEVATION Copy photograph of photogrammetric plate LC-HABS-GS07-17L.
4. ELEVATION Copy photograph of photogrammetric plate LC-HABS-GS07-18L.


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