Iconic Maine Bait Shack for Sale

SeacoastOnline: An iconic shack from the famous John Hancock Wharf in York, Maine, will be auctioned to support the facility’s use as working waterfront.

The Museums of Old York is accepting bids through Friday, April 8, and will sell the shack to the highest bidder. [Current high bid as of Wednesday, March 30, was $380.] The shack measures 12’ by 8’ and 11’ 4” high. It could serve as a garden or a storage shed.

To bid on the shack:

To read about the shack’s history:

Seacoast Onliine

To read a related story on the Hancock Wharf, which recently won protection as part of the Working Waterfront Access program:

New England Boating: York Maine’s Hancock Wharf Protected as Access Site

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