Androscoggin



a river flowing from NE New Hampshire through SW Maine into the Kennebec River. 171 miles (275 km) long.
Historical Examples

Then well fly east past the mountains until we strike the Androscoggin.
The Flying Reporter Lewis E. (Lewis Edwin) Theiss

In these we threw a fly for trout and caught a chub in Androscoggin.
The Atlantic Monthly, Vol. 10, No. 58, August, 1862 Various

In the great Androscoggin Lakes of Maine, the trout, which are brook trout, grow to the largest size known anywhere.
St. Nicholas v. 13 No. 9 July 1886 Various

Anasaguntakook, a band of the Abenaki, on the sources of the Androscoggin, in Maine.
The Indian in his Wigwam Henry R. Schoolcraft

The new plant on the Androscoggin is designed to deliver 10,000 horse-power for electrical supply in Lewiston, Me.
Electric Transmission of Water Power Alton D. Adams

Ye kin curse like an Androscoggin lumber jack, but y’ain’t goin’ to frizzle a single hair on a bear’s hide.
The Secret Trails Charles G. D. Roberts

We have here in Auburn, a thriving town on the banks of the Androscoggin, a band of twenty-five enthusiastic Chautauquans.
The Chautauquan, Vol. III, February 1883 The Chautauquan Literary and Scientific Circle

The Peabody flows through the Glen north to the Androscoggin, which can be traced far northeast.
America, Volume 5 (of 6) Joel Cook

Toward evening we struck the river, and found it rasping and crackling over rocks as an Androscoggin should.
The Atlantic Monthly, Vol. 10, No. 58, August, 1862 Various

If the falls even of the Androscoggin at good old Brunswick were in Europe, they would be quite a ‘lion’ in their way.
The Knickerbocker, Vol. 10, No. 5, November 1837 Various

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