Map of Westport, 1857

Contributed by Westport Island History Committee

Map of Westport, 1857

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Description

This is the Westport Island segment of "A Topographical Map of Lincoln County, Maine from Actual Surveys by C.M. Hopkins," 1857, published in Philadelphia by Lee and Marsh. The map shows property owners in 1857; locations of six school houses ("S.H."); locations of businesses; and locations of two burial grounds ("Bur. G."). Although most property owners had a family cemetery on their own land, the two cemeteries annotated on this map are unnamed.

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About This Item

  • Title: Map of Westport, 1857
  • Creator: Hopkins, C. M.
  • Creation Date: 1857
  • Subject Date: 1857
  • Town: Westport Island
  • County: Lincoln
  • State: ME
  • Media: Ink on paper, photograph
  • Dimensions: 53.5 cm x 21.5 cm
  • Local Code: WIMap.Photo.1.1857
  • Collection: Town of Westport Island
  • Object Type: Text and Image

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Westport Island History Committee
6 Fowles Point Road, Westport Island, ME 04578
(207) 882-8477
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