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Denmark

Location Map for Denmark

Pleasant Mountain rises 2,006 feet among adjoining ridges and peaks. See photos. A hiking trail offers access and views of the surrounding countryside and of Moose Pond. Settled 1788 and incorporated 1807 in Oxford County, the town’s western line is the Saco River. Continue reading

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Ford, John

Sculpture of Film Director John Ford in Portland

(1894-1973) an Academy Award winning motion picture director, was born in Portland in an area now part of Cape Elizabeth.  His family moved back to Portland where he grew up on Munjoy Hill. Ford was born John Martin Feeney to … Continue reading

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