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Thomas Hill Standpipe Tour
October 11 @ 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
The standpipe was built in 1897 and is designated as a National Historic Landmark by the Maine Historic Preservation Commission. It is not handicap accessible; the promenade deck is reached via a 100-step enclosed staircase.
Travel on Thomas Hill Road to the standpipe will be one-way from Highland Avenue; parking is limited in the immediate area of the standpipe
A permanent plaque, details the construction and history of the 119-year-old standpipe. The stone on which the plaque is mounted was moved from the Floods Pond watershed by District crews.
FMI: www.bangorwater.org or www.facebook.com/Bangor-Water-District-127705913984752/