Topsham Historical Society: The Shipyards of Bath

Topsham Historical Society: The Shipyards of Bath

Date: Tue. 9 May, 2017 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Duration: 1 Hour

Frederic B. Hill will tell us about the colorful local history of the Bath shipyards with emphasis on a prominent Topsham resident, Wildes Walker. Walker was a scoundrel who played a major role in the shipyard’s downfall, and is the subject of Mr. Hill’s book, Ships, Swindlers, and Scalded Hogs. Copies of the books will be available for sale after the presentation. Topsham Public Library, 25 Foreside Road, Topsham, Maine 04086, (207) 725-1727, topshamlibrary.org.

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