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Southbound Appalachian Trail Crossing at Moxie Pond (October 2007)

Southbound Appalachian Trail at Moxie Pond (October 2007)

1836 North Haven and Vinalhaven witness a horrible fire aboard the Royal Tarr, a sidewheel steamer from New Brunswick with ninety people, and a host of animals, as a traveling circus. Some were rescued, but thirty people drowned.
1877 The Sabattus Temperence Union is formed.
1980
The October (25th and 26th) Gale of 1980 with 65 knot winds beached many small boats along the Maine coast.


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