Mount Chase, Penobscot County, Maine

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 County

Penobscot County (set off from Lincoln County to Hancock County in 1789, to Penobscot County in 1816)

 Organized

1860 as Monterey Plantation

 Reorganized

1862 for election purposes as Mount Chase Plantation

 Incorporated

1864 as the town of Mount Chase; organization surrendered in 1936

 Reorganized

1936 as Mount Chase Plantation

 Previous Designations

Township No. 4, Sixth Range West of the Easterly Line of the State (T4 R6 WELS)

 Villages, Locations and Settlements

Myrick (former post office), Shin Pond

 Adjacent Towns and Townships

Hersey, Patten, T5 R7 WELS, T6 R6 WELS

 Maps

Historical USGS Maps of Mount Chase, Maine

Stuart's map of the timber lands of Maine. No. 4. (1885)

Stuart's map of the timber lands of Maine. No. 4. (1894)

 Census Records

1837 Census of Mount Chase, Penobscot Co., Maine (Township 5 Range 6)

 Military Records

World War I Soldiers Index: Mount Chase

 General Resources

Maine Memory Network: Mount Chase

Maine Memory Network: Shin Pond

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