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History of Basin Harbor

Our Timeline

1890s 1890s Ardelia Beach is on the right in the front row, with some BHC guests.
1909 1909 Early post card of the Lodge.
The Lodge in 1920 The Lodge in 1920 Note the chimneys and the road out front. The Dutchman's Pipe vine looks very healthy!
1920s 1920s No iPhones here! Note the windmill on the Town Hall Roof.
1929 1929 BHC kids. Bob Beach, Sr., is second from the left in the back row.
Early 1930s Early 1930s 9th green.
1930s 1930s 1930s Cookout. Note wooden boxes and barrels. On location of Beach House cottage.
1930s 1930s Relaxation, 1930s style.
Early 1930s 1930 Cover of the 1930 winter Breeze.
1932 1932 Guest Book. Curlew was the Escape back in the day.
1947 1947 The new Main Dining Room.  All the chairs, tables and tray stands were built in the BHC woodshop.
1948 1948 South dock of the waterfront.
1950 1950 Allen Penfield Beach.
1950 1950 Jane Maloney and Pennie Beach.
Early 1950s Early 1950s The steamer Ticonderoga taking on guests for an evening cruise and dinner.
1963 1963 The new Allen Penfield Beach Pool.
1963 1963 Another view of the Pool, showing the outdoor dining terrace.
1976 1976 The Ranger Room.  The outdoor terrace was enclosed to create a larger indoor space.