Maine: An Encyclopedia
A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

Entries listed under "directional signs"

Orrs Island

Orrs Island Bridge from Great Island in Harpswell at Sunset (2003)

Inhabited since 1762, the island has many historic structures, such as the 1855 Meetinghouse and 1900 Chapel, that have survived the test of time. Part of the town of Harpswell, it is home to the Coastal Studies Center of Bowdoin College, on the shore of Harpswell Sound near Casco Bay. Several wooded walking trails offer ocean views. Continue reading

Posted in Government, Ecology, Cities & Towns, Coastal, Islands | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

T3 R8 WELS

Moose Pond (2014)

Most of this township  is part of the Katahdin Woods and Waters National Monument.  The exception is a portion in its northwest corner around Katahdin Lake, now part of Baxter State Park. The National Monument here is accessible east of … Continue reading

Posted in Government, Townships | Tagged , , | Leave a comment