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Manuscript map showing land laid out for William Patten on behalf of the Pejepscot Proprietors within their land grant.
The northern section of the Cathance River, depicted here, is present day Bowdoinham.
The map is a copy of the Belcher Noyes map.
The map number, 48, was probably given later by John McKeen, Clerk to the Company.
Scale [1:7920] 40 poles to one inch.
About This Item
- Title: William Patten land, Topsham, 1771
- Creator: McKechnie, John
- Creation Date: 1771-04-12
- Subject Date: 1771-04-12
- Town: Bowdoinham
- County: Sagadahoc
- State: ME
- Media: Pen and paper
- Dimensions: 32 cm x 20 cm
- Local Code: Coll. 61, Map 48
- Collection: Proprietors of the Township of Brunswick Pejepscot Proprietors papers
- Object Type: Text and Image
Cross Reference Searches
Standardized Subject Headings
- Bowdoinham (Me.)--Maps, manuscript--Early works to 1800
- 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
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