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Southbound Appalachian Trail Crossing at Moxie Pond (October 2007)

Southbound Appalachian Trail at Moxie Pond (October 2007)

1785 The floods of the “Great Freshet of October 1785” sweeps away almost all the mills and bridges in Berwick and Kennebunk.
1862 Freeport-built vessel Lafayette is captured by Confederate raiders.
1919
First official airmail flight in Maine, from Portland to Augusta and return, by Percy M. Jones.
1986
First publication of the newspaper the Falmouth Forecaster in Falmouth.

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