Irv Hunter, serving as the ESSO Reporter, describes the 1949 docking of the tanker ESSO Bridgeport, assisted by the tug Walter Ross, at the Webber Oil Company's ocean terminal in Bucksport, Maine. Hunter checks in with captains Harold Spurling and Merle Abbot.
oil industry, boats, tankers, transportation, Penobscot River, Bucksport, Hancock County, Maine
History | Radio
D 16.3; CD 1 Track 4
Length of Audio Recording
WLBZ Radio, (November 19 1949) "Docking the ESSO Bridgeport at the Webber Oil Company's Ocean Terminal at Bucksport". WLBZ Radio Station Records. MS 608. D 16.3; CD 1 Track 4. Special Collections, Raymond H. Fogler Library, University of Maine.