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Maine Resource Guide: Blanchard Township, Piscataquis County

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County

Piscataquis County (set off from Lincoln County to Kennebec County in 1799, to Somerset County in 1809, to Piscataquis County in 1838)


Incorporated

1831 as the town of Blanchard


Organized

1951 as Blanchard Plantation; organization surrendered in 1984


Previous Designations

Township No. 3, Third Range Bingham's Kennebec Purchase, East of Kennebec River (T3 R3 BKP EKR)


Villages, Locations and Settlements

Blanchard, North Blanchard (former post office), Quarry (former railroad station)


Adjacent Towns and Townships

Abbot, Bald Mountain Township, Kingsbury Plantation, Monson, Shirley


Maps

Historical USGS Maps of Kingsbury, Maine


Military Records

World War I Soldiers Index: Blanchard


General Resources

Maine Memory Network: Blanchard


Bibliography

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