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Maine Resource Guide: Mount Chase, Penobscot County

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


1860 as Monterey Plantation


1862 for election purposes as Mount Chase Plantation


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


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


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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