Plan of lots on the Sheepscot River, Alna, 1798

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Plan of lots on the Sheepscot River, Alna, 1798

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Description

Manuscript map 49 copied from the Jonas Jones' plan of 1759 showing the lots on the Sheepscot River in Alna, drawn by Samuel Goodwin for the Plymouth Company. Landowners' names are written alongside the lots and include Samuel Goodwin (1716-1802), John Hancock (1737-1793), James Pitts, William Bowdoin, Stephen Hazzelton, Joseph Hutchings (Hutchins) (fl. 1800-1805), William Clarke, Moses Gray, William Backer, Silvester Gardiner (1708-1786), Benjamin Hallowell (1761-1834), William Vassell, James Howard, Nehemiah Turner (b. 1711), Solomon Hersey, Job Averal (Averill), Benjamin Averal (Averill), Joseph Prince, Nehemiah Bladger and Assa Smith.

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About This Item

  • Title: Plan of lots on the Sheepscot River, Alna, 1798
  • Creator: Goodwin, Samuel
  • Creation Date: 1798
  • Subject Date: 1759
  • Town: Alna
  • County: Lincoln
  • State: ME
  • Media: Ink and wash on paper
  • Dimensions: 49 cm x 61 cm
  • Local Code: Coll. 60, Map 49
  • Collection: Plymouth Company (1749-1816) records
  • Object Type: Text and Image

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