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The Waldo-Hancock Bridge - Selected Photos

During the 1930's, 40's and 50's, photographer George French captured the span on film. Click each image to see an enlarged version.

Two 1936 Photos of the Waldo-Hancock Bridge


Hancock-Waldo BridgeApproach to the bridge from the west side in  Penobscot
(LEFT) From U.S. Route 1 across the Penobscot River to Verona Island
(RIGHT) Approach to the bridge from the west side in Penobscot

In the Late 1940's and in 1951


Hancock-Waldo Bridge from the site of Fort KnoxHancock-Waldo Bridge, c. 1949
(LEFT) c.1948 -  Waldo-Hancock Bridge from the site of Fort Knox in Prospect
(RIGHT) c. 1949 - Waldo-Hancock Bridge from Bucksport, Fort Knox on left


Hancock-Waldo Bridge
1951 - U.S. Route 1 in Prospect, Bucksport in the distance, Verona on the right