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Most People Have No Idea This Underwater City In Maine Even Exists

Maine’s history just might be the most interesting in the country. From legendary war generals to well-known authors to poets that loved our state as we love it today, there’s a lot to learn about Maine. The people who have come before us have helped not only shape this state, but also shape the people we are as Mainers. It’s important to remember this history, even when it’s not happy. The story of this underwater city is a perfect example.

The Dead River Area Historical Society is a wonderful resource for remembering these communities. Visit them on Facebook to see their collection of photos and information.

And, the song and video below by Slaid Cleaves are a tribute to the past and the Dead River Area:

Another community completely disappeared from an area of Maine. Click here to read about Malaga Island.

Michelle
Michelle has lived in many places, but counts Maine as one of the best. In addition to the smell of ocean water in the air on rainy days in Portland, she loves puppies, photography, funny people, the Maine Red Claws, traveling, fresh tomatoes, Cambodia and filling out forms. For questions, comments and inquiries please email: mstarin@onlyinyourstate.com.