More info on Cape Pond Ice

Here are a few photos and plans which will be shared at tomorrow, Thursday May 31st’s 7 pm Community Meeting & Open House at Cape Pond Ice, Fort Wharf, 104 Commercial Street, Gloucester.  They may be of interest to GMG viewers who aren’t able to join us:

Cape Pond Ice Company’s current factory was built in 1944 (74 years ago!) –  300 tons per day Frick Ammonia block ice plant, with 2 40′ x 120′ “Pond Tanks” freezing 3,600 335 lb. ice blocks:

 

 

2 thoughts on “More info on Cape Pond Ice

  1. Thanks Donna that is quite a long stretch of time here and quite a find too where from company archives? And plans for the future well done work/job here! 🙂 Dave

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