Flying Point at Maquoit Bay, Freeport, ca. 1770

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Flying Point at Maquoit Bay, Freeport, ca. 1770

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Manuscript map #66 of Flying Point at Maquoit Bay in Freeport. The map was commissioned by the Proprietors of the Township of Brunswick, also known as the Pejepscot Proprietors, which was a large land company formed in Massachusetts to colonize present-day Maine. The company was comprised of some of the most politically influential and wealthy merchants in New England.

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  • Title: Flying Point at Maquoit Bay, Freeport, ca. 1770
  • Creator: Proprietors of the Township of Brunswick
  • Creation Date: circa 1770
  • Subject Date: circa 1770
  • Locations:
    • Freeport, Cumberland County, ME
    • Brunswick, Cumberland County, ME
  • Media: Ink on paper
  • Dimensions: 29 cm x 30 cm
  • Local Code: Coll. 61, Map 66
  • Collection: Pejepscot Proprietors papers
  • Object Type: Text and Image

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