Plan of James Burns lot, 1764

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.

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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

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