Maine: An Encyclopedia
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Southbound Appalachian Trail Crossing at Moxie Pond (October 2007)

Southbound Appalachian Trail at Moxie Pond (October 2007)

1727 Earthquake strikes Maine at 10:40 p.m.
1836 Dedication of the historic Bingham Free Meetinghouse.
1861 Searsport-built vessel Alina, Castine-built Baron de Castine, and Bangor-built Elsinor are captured by Confederate raiders.
1900
The Portland Painters, Decorators and Paperhangers’ Union , No. 237 is organized.
1963
Hurricane Ginny arrives with gusts to 100 mph in Rockland. This snow hurricane causes snowfall of 6 to 18 inches in the western mountains.


 

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