Merchant and Millwright : The Water Powered Sawmills of the Piscataqua
- Collection Name
- Old-Time New England
- Collection Code
- Date Notes
- Volume 60, Number 220 (Spring, 1970)
- The early development of water-powered sawmills in southern Maine and New Hampshire raises questions of English familiarity with power milling technology, while the interest of merchants in northern New England sawmills suggest the economic importance of lumbering in the region. This article traces the development of lumbering and water-powered sawmills in the Piscataqua region.
- Full Article
- Collection Type
- Description Level
- Additional Identification Number
Article ID: 172
- Reference Code
Richard M. Candee (Author)
Society for the Preservation of New England Antiquities
- Publisher Series
Old Time New England
- Place of Publication
- Publications Referencing This Collection
(1970). Old Time New England. Boston, Mass.: Society for the Preservation of New England Antiquities.
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