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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 … Continue reading

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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. … Continue reading

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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 . . … Continue reading

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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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