Last U.S. maker of wooden clothes pins was here - Penley Mill

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AAH Fireworks Warehouse
10 Penley Ave. - Route 219 (Penley) and Greenwood St.
West Paris, ME 04289
United States
44° 19' 24.096" N, 70° 34' 37.578" W

About

Wooden clothes pins were manufactured here from 1923 to 2002, and it was the last maker in the U.S. and the largest employer in West Paris when it closed in 2002. It was being renovated to be a warehouse for the adjacent AAH Fireworks (52 Penley Ave.) when it burned down on 1/29/13.

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plaquemaster
Thu, 01/31/2013 - 21:33

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