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Columbia Falls in Washington County, Maine — The American Northeast (New England)
 

The Ruggles House

Columbia Falls

 

—Washington County —

 
The Ruggles House Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 23, 2011
1. The Ruggles House Marker
Inscription.
The Ruggles House, built for Thomas Ruggles, a prominent citizen of Columbia. Architect and builder was Aaron Simmons Sherman. Restored 1950-1951 by the Ruggles House Society. A notable example of nineteenth century Adam style architecture and hand carving.
 
Location. 44° 39.126′ N, 67° 43.797′ W. Marker is in Columbia Falls, Maine, in Washington County. Marker is on Main Street, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 146 Main Street, Columbia Falls ME 04623, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 4 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Veterans Memorial ( about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Columbia Falls Town Hall ( about 600 feet away); Early Settlers of the Pleasant River ( about 600 feet away); World War Memorial ( approx. 4.6 miles away).
 
Also see . . .
1. The Ruggles House. (Submitted on May 5, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Ruggles House National Register Nomination. (Submitted on May 5, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
The Ruggles House image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 23, 2011
2. The Ruggles House
Marker is to left, just beyond photo edge
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 5, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 366 times since then and 23 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on May 5, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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