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Farmington: Franklin County's Shiretown - Maps

All the other maps were built on the base map. Farmington Base Map Farmington Agricultural Sites Farmington Cemeteries Farmington Cultural Interest…

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Farmington: Franklin County's Shiretown - The Brick Inn

… has been noted on this 1861 Walling Topographical Map of the Franklin County with Town of Farmington noted (map from Library of Congress).

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Farmington: Franklin County's Shiretown - Early Settlers

Early Settlers Click the icon for a map of the locations of early settler's homesteads X By Nancy Porter, Researcher & Page Creator With…

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Farmington: Franklin County's Shiretown - Education

Education Click the icon to see a map of the early schools of Farmington. X By Nancy Porter, Researcher and Page Creator With images from…

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Farmington: Franklin County's Shiretown - Franklin County Agricultural Fair

… and $5 for “best bull, not less than 2 years old.” By 1901, at the 62nd Annual Exhibition of the Franklin County Agricultural Society, held on the…

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Farmington: Franklin County's Shiretown - Elizabeth Akers Allen, née Chase

… published when she was between 12 and 15 years old, under the pen name "Florence Percy". In 1855, using her pen name, she published her first book…

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Farmington: Franklin County's Shiretown - Chester Greenwood

… did indeed patent Ear Muffs when he was 15 years old. And before too many years passed, Chester was producing earmuffs in a factory in West…

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Farmington: Franklin County's Shiretown - The Abbott School

… of a new dormitory on Main and Depot Streets, the old Fraternity building would no longer be needed (1962) and was demolished by a local contractor.

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

When the baby was just five weeks old, Stephen and Betsey Titcomb set out for their new home. They would have to travel 70 miles into the wilderness…

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Farmington: Franklin County's Shiretown - Railroad into the Village

… it must cross on piles – some 800 feet, and the old Iron Horse, with his freight of timber and piles, goes over it a distance of about 600 feet.

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Bath's Historic Downtown - History Overview

… SEE NOTE Detail of USGS Topographical Map of Bath, 2000Item Contributed byPatten Free Library Introduction Downtown Bath, the heart of the…

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Bath's Historic Downtown - Project Resources

… 1894, “History of Bath and Environs, 1607-1894.” Maps Map of Part of the Town of Bath, A. Hammett, circa 1830. City of Bath, Lincoln County, Maine.