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Maine

AUGUSTA, MAINE

Antique beer keg headed to Boston

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An antique wooden beer keg that was found in a Maine beverage store is going on display at The Boston Beer Co. museum in Boston. The owners of Damon’s Beverage Mart in Augusta came across the keg after purchasing the store three years ago. Jim Koch, founder of The Boston Beer Co. Inc., spotted the keg at the store a couple of years ago. He said the keg — with “Boston Beer Co., Boston, Mass.” burned into each end — is probably about 75 years old.

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