1857 Sandwich – Greenville (Forestdale)

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1857 Sandwich - Greenville - Forestdale

1857 Sandwich - Greenville - Forestdale

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1857 Sandwich Village Center

 

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1857 Sandwich Village

1857 Sandwich Village

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1858 Sandwich Village w/ Business Directory

This is the village inset of probably the most famous or, at least the most used map of 19th century Sandwich. The detailed house list is invaluable to genealogists and historians.

The map is made available in a medium resolution version and a high resolution version, downloadable in a single file.

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Med Resolution 786 KB
High Resolution 3.0 MB

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1776 Cape Cod Canal – Mass Archives

“Machin’s Map of a Canal from Barnstable Bay to Buzzard’s Bay”

The earliest official survey of a proposed canal connecting Cape Cod Bay to Buzzards Bay.

The map is made available only in a low resolution version, downloadable in a single file. If you have trouble viewing the photos in the Google’s Chrome browser, try Firefox or Internet Explorer.

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Low Resolution, full map 383 KB

 

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1794 Series Sandwich – Mass Archives

This appears to be the original map made from the cartographer’s notes. The pencil marks from the survey calls are still visible. North is to the top of the page, as loaded. But orientation of the text is . . . all over the map.

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Low Resolution, full map 11.32 MB

 

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1795 Barnstable Town – Mass Archives

“A Plan of the Town of Barnstable taken May 1795 by Samuel Bassett, from the Court house in Barnstable to Boston is 71 miles, taken on a Scale of 200 Rod to an Inch -
By Order of the Town”

This appears to be the original map made from the cartographer’s notes. The pencil marks from the survey calls are still visible.

The map is made available only in a low resolution version, downloadable in a single file. If you have trouble viewing the photos in the Google’s Chrome browser, try Firefox or Internet Explorer.

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Low Resolution, full map 14.65 MB

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1831 Barnstable Town – Mass Archives

A nice old map of the town of Barnstable and its villages. It is most remarkable for the sparse population density. Courtesy, Massachusetts Archives.

The map is made available only in a low resolution version, downloadable in a single file. If you have trouble viewing the photos in the Google’s Chrome browser, try Firefox or Internet Explorer.

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Low Resolution, full map 9.95 MB

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1844 Barnstable Co. Road Map

A nice road map of Barnstable County and most of Plymouth County, including railroads, water features, political boundaries, court houses and churches.

The map is made available only in a low resolution version, downloadable in a single file. If you have trouble viewing the photos in the Google’s Chrome browser, try Firefox or Internet Explorer.

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Low Resolution, full map 19.49 MB

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1866 Cape Cod Bay Duxbury to N. Dennis

The mariner’s navigation chart from Plymouth Bay to North Dennis showing depth soundings and aids to navigation.

The map is made available only in a low resolution version, downloadable in a single file. If you have trouble viewing the photos in the Google’s Chrome browser, try Firefox or Internet Explorer.

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Low Resolution, full map 11.03 MB

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1872 Cape Cod Bay / Atlantic Ocean

The mariner’s navigation chart from Plymouth Bay to Eastham, including the north shore of Cape Cod to Race Point, and the Atlantic shore to Eastham, showing depth soundings and aids to navigation.

The map is made available in a low resolution version, downloadable in a single file, or in two separate files at full resolution. If you have trouble viewing the photos in the Google’s Chrome browser, try Firefox or Internet Explorer.

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Low Resolution, full map 7.69 MB
High Resolution, left half 11.49 MB
High Resolution, right half 15.05 MB

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