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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” … Continue reading

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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 … Continue reading

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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 … Continue reading

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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 … Continue reading

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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 … Continue reading

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1877 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. Essentially, the 1872 map corrected to 1877 for aids to navigation. … Continue reading

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1880 Barnstable Co. – Sandwich

An overall plan of all of the villages of Sandwich including all of the area that separated to become the town of Sagamore in 1888. The Cape Cod canal is lined-in as “Proposed Ship Canal.” Click here to view the … Continue reading

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1880 Barnstable Co. – Pocasset & North Sandwich

  Two inset maps of the Sandwich villages of Pocasset and North Sandwich. Both of these villages were incorporated into the town of Sagamore when it separated from the town of Sandwich in 1888.   Click here to view the entire sheet in … Continue reading

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1880 Barnstable Co. – West Sandwich

Three inset maps of the Sandwich villages of Buzzards Bay, South Pocasset and West Sandwich. All of these villages were incorporated into the town of Sagamore when it separated from the town of Sandwich in 1888. Click here to view … Continue reading

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1735 Coastal Chart – Penobscot Bay to Long Island

“An actual Survey of The Sea Coast from New York to the I. Cape Britton with Tables of the direct and thwart Courses & distances form Place to Place.” “By Capt. Cyprian Southack.” “Illustrated with Particular Plans of the Horbours … Continue reading

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