|A recent cruise - click to enlarge|
Photo: Brian Swartz Bangor Daily News
There were steamers on some other Maine lakes too, most often to tow rafts of logs for processing each one towing thousands of logs at one time. Those steamers were scrapped and at least one was just taken out a sunk - on purpose. It's great to have one left to celebrate the history.
Read more: http://bangordailynews.com/slideshow/historic-katahdin-steamship-celebrates-its-centennial-in-moosehead-lake/ you'll also find more photos, and a link to her own home page.
|Cruising with Mt. Kineo in the background - click to enlarge|
Photo: Linda Coan O'Kresik Bangor Daily News