Monthly Archives: August 2009

Where Can You Find The Captain Lord Mansion in Miniature?

Hestia Creations of Marblehead, MA has been making miniature copies of the Captain Lord Mansion for many years.  The miniatures come as both Christmas ornaments and magnets.  The Christmas ornaments look very beautiful with the oval foliage surrounding the depiction of the inn building.  Over the many years selling these lovely keepsakes, we've offered several limited editions which have completely […]

What is a “Shipbuilding Odyssey” in Kennebunk? And When Is It?

August 29th Learn about the Kennebunks’ storied shipbuilding past on Saturday, August 29 at 1PM.  “A Shipbuilding Odyssey” convenes at the Brick Store Museum at 117 Main Street in Kennebunk. The three-hour tour begins with a brief, illustrated look at what life was like in the Kennebunks’ many 19th-century shipyards and all the types of […]

When Can You Visit Maine Lighthouses?

Open Lighthouse Day   Saturday, September 12, 2009 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. The U.S. Coast Guard, the State of Maine and the American Lighthouse Foundation are pleased to announce the first ever open house of Maine lighthouses. The largest effort of its kind in the nation, the event is designed to provide access to […]

Maine DEP Certifies the Captain Lord Mansion!

The Maine Department of Environmental Protection certifies the Captain Lord Mansion as an "Environmental Leader" for implementing pollution prevention and conservation of resource actions and other environmentally friendly practices.  We received our certification in a letter dated July 25, 2009. We have been recycling bottles, cans, glass, plastics, cardboard and paper for years. Also, we recently instituted several […]