Contributed by Maine Historical Society
The map shows a plan of James Burns' lot along the Kennebec River in 1764. Written on the map is "eight miles above Fort Western." This land is possibly located in modern-day Sidney.
The map has a colored compass rose.
It is part of the collection of the Plymouth Company.
About This Item
- Title: Plan of James Burns lot, 1764
- Creator: Martin, John
- Creation Date: 1764
- Subject Date: 1764
- Town: Sidney
- County: Kennebec, Sagadahoc
- State: ME
- Media: Ink and wash on paper
- Dimensions: 39 cm x 25 cm
- Local Code: Coll. 60, Map 48
- Collection: Plymouth Company (1749-1816) records
- Object Type: Text and Image
Cross Reference Searches
Standardized Subject Headings
- Cardinal points
- Kennebec Patent -- Maps -- Early works to 1800.
- Kennebec Purchase Company -- Maps -- Early works to 1800
- Kennebec River (Me.)--Maps--Early works to 1800
- Land grants -- Maine.
- Landowners -- Maine
- Maine -- History -- Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775 -- Maps-- Early works to 1800
- Manuscript maps
- Plymouth Company -- 1749-1816 -- Maps -- Early works to 1800
- Plymouth Company Patent -- 1749-1816 -- Maps -- Early works to 1800
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