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Biddeford History & Heritage Project - II. Ripples of change: European exploration & settlement at Winter Harbor - Page 1 of 2

… to overcome the difficulties that had plagued the Popham Colony (Brunswick) in 1606-7. He was convinced that the climate was no less harsh than…

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Skowhegan Community History - A Brief History of the Skowhegan Area

… to feel great losses as early as 1607 when the Popham expedition came to the mouth of the great Kennebec River.

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Bath's Historic Downtown - History Overview

Though short-lived, that British colony marked the beginning of more permanent settlement along the western side of the river in what became known as…