Mattapoisett Places Remembered Water Street In Earlier Times
This establishment on Water Street was known by several names over its 200+ year history: Meigs Tavern, Bayview Hotel, Holiday House, Mattapoisett Inn, Kinsale Inn, and finally the Inn on Shipyard Park.
A crowd gathered outside the Bayview Hotel.
A postcard advertising the Holiday House.
Program from the 200th anniversary celebration of the Mattapoisett Inn (as it was known then).
This building was used as a sail loft - a large open room where sails were laid out and cut.
Postcard showing the Mattapoisett wharves. Note the sail loft in the back.
Painting of Mattapoisett wharf by Anthony DeCosta, c. 1950s.