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Robin Hood Model Turkey Farm (Pleasant Lake)

Locality
Coordinates Near 41.714444444444, -70.078333333333
Adm. div. Massachusetts
Vicinity Pleasant Lake
Type Establishment
Interest Robin Hood name
Status Defunct
First Record 1939 or earlier
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The turkey farm.
Robin Hood Model Turkey Farm. Tichnor Bros. postcard, c.1930-51 / Private collection.

By Henrik Thiil Nielsen, 2013-09-07. Revised by Henrik Thiil Nielsen, 2018-07-12.

Heaven knows what prompted retired engineer Thomas G. Jamieson to name his turkey farm near Pleasant Lake, Mass., after Robin Hood. The state of the art farm was well-established by 1939. Its products, "Cape Cod Cranberry Turkeys", were luxury goods sent to connoisseurs all over the USA.[1] I do not know exactly where the farm was located.

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