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Farmington: Franklin County's Shiretown - Stephen Titcomb and the Settlement of the Sandy River Valley

Measuring Rock Located on Rt. 2Item Contributed byFarmington Historical Society According to accounts written by both Ben and Natalie Butler in…

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Blue Hill, Maine - In Search of the Rustic Life

There were even measuring parties where the community got together and measured the height of the children in a traditional manner.

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Historic Hallowell - Commerce on the Kennebec Citations

4, 2010). “World’s Deadliest Floods as Measured by Death Toll.” n.d. http:/// www.epicdisasters.com/index.php/site/comments/... (accessed Mar.

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Farmington: Franklin County's Shiretown - Brief History

… in 1776, lacking a “chain”, the tool used to measure land, staked out property lines using basswood bark, The “men measured off six parcels of…

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Bath's Historic Downtown - Project Overview

… would be revisited over the next few months to measure what students were taking away from their research and exposure to Downtown Bath.

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Scarborough: They Called It Owascoag - Maritime Tales: Shipyards and Shipwrecks - Page 1 of 2

Most of the pines measured about a yard across and one hundred feet high and grew so close to each other there was no room for limbs to sprout for…

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Scarborough: They Called It Owascoag - Catch of the Day: Clamming and Lobstering - Page 4 of 4

… a minimum legal size, 3 ¼ inches carapace-length measured from the eye socket to the beginning of the tail.

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Scarborough: They Called It Owascoag - Catch of the Day: Clamming and Lobstering - Page 3 of 4

… the taking of egg-bearing females, a conservation measure already practiced by many Maine lobstermen, and in 1874 the first laws regulating the…

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Strong, a Mussul Unsquit village - Strong's History - Page 4 of 4

… ended, ushering in convenience and an increased measure of privacy, but ending an era of intra-community connections that created a unique bond…

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Western Maine Foothills Region - Regional and Town History

Measured in square miles, RSU 10 is the largest school district east of the Mississippi; within it’s capacious boundaries lie a number of interesting…

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Western Maine Foothills Region - Leonard Trask, the Wonderful Invalid

In 1857, he measured 4 feet 10 1/2 inches tall at the highest point of his shoulders, and weighed 134 pounds.

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Mercy Hospital - McAuley Residence

… homeless women, teach young people, and provide a measure of skills training for the people she ministered to in Dublin.