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"This plan contains 125 acres of land and meadow laid out for the estate of William Skiner" land which was part of the Pejepscot Purchase Company's land grant. Scale [1:7920]40 poles to one inch. William Skinner and his wife Lydia became major owners in the Pejepscot Company through inheritance. Lydia's father, John Watts, was one of the original Pejepscot Proprietors.
About This Item
- Title: Estate of William Skinner, Topsham, 1766
- Creator: Merrill John
- Creation Date: 1766-06-15
- Subject Date: 1766-06-15
- Location: Topsham, Sagadahoc County, ME
- Media: Ink on paper
- Dimensions: 20 cm x 32 cm
- Local Code: Coll. 61, Map 42
- Collection: Pejepscot Proprietors papers
- Object Type: Text
Cross Reference Searches
Standardized Subject Headings
- Cathance River (Me.)--Maps, manuscript--Early works to 1800
- Land companies
- Land grants
- Land settlement
- Maine--History--Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775--Maps, manuscript--Early works to 1800
- Pejepscot Proprietors
- Real property
- Topsham (Me.)--Maps, manuscript--Early works to 1800
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