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Old Orchard Beach/Saco Adult and Community Education

Get to Know the Pepperell Mills

with Dana Peck


Discover the colorful history of the Pepperell Mills!

Cover how they were built from the design, sources of local materials used, construction of several Pepperell Mills from 1840 to 1916 and the notorious figures involved in the mill’s history. The construction of these mills directly effected the growth of the Biddeford/Saco community and helped make them the flourishing, diverse communities we know and love today. Learn everything you’ve been wanting to know about our local mills!

Dana Peck, born and raised locally, is a volunteer with the Biddeford Historical Society. He has always been passionate about the history of our towns and more specifically the historical effect the Pepperell Mills had on them.

  • Mar 4 - 11th, 2020
    Wed for 2 weeks from 6:00 - 8:00 pm

    Will run


207 934 7922

40 E Emerson Cummings Blvd
Old Orchard Beach, ME 04064 Get directions

Room: 103

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