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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. – Sandwich & Spring Hill

Two inset maps of the Sandwich villages of Sandwich center and Spring Hill. Click here to view the entire sheet in a single file. 5.39 MB

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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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1776 New England Map

An interesting historical view of the New England “Provinces” of New Hampshire and Massachusetts and the “Colony” of Connecticut with some awkward distortions of land masses and borders. Courtesy, Boston Public Library. Available only as a single low resolution file for viewing and … Continue reading

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1795 Massachusetts Map

“An Accurate Map of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts Exclusive of the District of Maine” “Compiled pursuant to an Act of the General Court, From Actual Surveys of the several Towns &c. Taken By Their Order” “Exhibiting the boundary Lines of the Commonwealth, … Continue reading

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