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Map of Freeport, ca. 1740

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Map of Freeport, ca. 1740

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This is an early map of Freeport created when Maine was part of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.

This is Map #70 of a large collection of maps commissioned by the Pejepscot Proprietors. The map number was probably assigned later by John McKeen, Clerk for the Pejepscot Proprietors.

"Upper Country Road to Brunswick Falls" depicted in this map, is now known as Route 1, in Freeport.

Other Information


  • Title: Map of Freeport, ca. 1740
  • Creator: Stockbridge, John
  • Creation Date: circa 1740
  • Subject Date: circa 1740
  • Town: Freeport
  • County: Cumberland
  • State: ME
  • Media: pen and ink on paper
  • Dimensions (cm): 52 x 40
  • Local Code: Coll. 61 #70
  • Collection: Proprietors of the Township of Brunswick papers
  • Object Type: Text and Image

For more information about this item, contact:

Maine Historical Society
489 Congress Street, Portland, ME 04101
(207) 774-1822
http://www.mainehistory.org

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