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Latest Historical Photo Was Looking North on Main Street

The historical photo in the most recent "Then and Now" photo contest was taken nearly 100 years ago looking north on Main Street in Wenham.

Latest Historical Photo Was Looking North on Main Street Latest Historical Photo Was Looking North on Main Street

The latest is looking north on Main Street (Route 1A) in Wenham.

The photo was taken on May 23, 1903. The trolley car barn is on the left and the Main Street shops are on the right.

Thomas S. Luxton answered correctly. Congratulations!

There's a new historical photo posted on Tuesdays. Check Hamilton-Wenham Patch next Tuesday for the latest one.

Special thanks to Arthur "Butch" Crosbie and the Hamilton Historical Society and the for providing the photos we'll use for the feature in the coming weeks. This week’s photo came from Wenham Museum.

Plus, if you have a picture that was taken somewhere it Hamilton and Wenham more than 50 years ago that you want to submit for use in Then and Now, e-mail it to Editor Bobby Gates at r obertg@patch.com or contact him to arrange pickup so that it can be electronically scanned for use on the website.

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