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Image for Schooners Plied these Waters...  Schoodic Scenic Byway Turn Off- Hancock, MEview gallery

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Maine Historical MarkersSchooners Plied these Waters... Schoodic Scenic Byway Turn Off- Hancock, ME

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Across Taunton Bay from the sign was a granite pier where schooners landed.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NorStar

location: Maine

date approved: 12/29/2015

last visited: 6/26/2018

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National Scenic BywaysSchoodic National Scenic Byway - Hancock ME

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Located on Rt 1 at the entrance to the Schoodic National Scenic Byway

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member nomadwillie

location: Maine

date approved: 9/29/2015

last visited: 6/26/2018

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Blue Star Memorial Highway MarkersU.S. Route 1 - Sullivan, ME

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This sign is located along the Schoodic National Scenic Byway, along a rest stop.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NorStar

location: Maine

date approved: 10/15/2015

last visited: 6/26/2018

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Maine Historical MarkersFrenchman Bay - Bar Harbor ME

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Frenchman Bay is part of Acadia National Park, Bar Harbor ME. Vessels of all types have plied the waters of Frenchman Bay for centuries. Five thousand years ago, indigenous people may have paddled dugout canoes into the bay to reach fishing grounds.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Maine

date approved: 9/22/2022

last visited: 9/20/2022

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U.S. National Register of Historic PlacesCleftstone - Bar Harbor ME

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The Cleftstone Manor, originally a summer cottage, was built by the How family of Boston in 1880.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member nomadwillie

location: Maine

date approved: 11/18/2011

last visited: never

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U.S. National Register of Historic PlacesGrand Theatre - Ellsworth ME

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Built in 1938, it is a significant local example of Art Deco architecture, with a prominent marquee and a stepped steel-and-glass tower.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member nomadwillie

location: Maine

date approved: 12/13/2017

last visited: 6/26/2018

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U.S. National Register of Historic PlacesReverie Cove- Bar Harbor ME

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"Reverie Cove" of Bar Harbor, Maine, designed by Fred L. Savage for Dr. John Davies Jones in 1895, is a striking example of an opulent summer home in the modified Colonial Revival style.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member nomadwillie

location: Maine

date approved: 11/18/2011

last visited: never

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U.S. National Register of Historic PlacesEllsworth City Hall - Ellsworth, ME

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Surrounded by other National Register buildings, Ellsworth's City Hall stands on a hill above the town's business district. Ellsworth is the seat of Hancock County, with the courthouse situated just west of city hall.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member T0SHEA

location: Maine

date approved: 1/10/2016

last visited: 6/27/2018

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American Guide SeriesEllsworth, Maine

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Surrounded by other National Register buildings, Ellsworth's City Hall stands on a hill above the town's business district. Ellsworth is the seat of Hancock County, with the courthouse situated just west of city hall.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member T0SHEA

location: Maine

date approved: 1/7/2017

last visited: 9/16/2018

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Community Commemoration250th Anniversary - Ellsworth, ME

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On July 20th, 2013, the City of Ellsworth dedicated a commemorative plaque commemorating the 250th anniversary of the founding of the city.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member T0SHEA

location: Maine

date approved: 1/10/2016

last visited: 6/27/2018

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U.S. National Register of Historic PlacesEllsworth Congregational Church - Ellsworth, ME

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Tall and bright white with an even taller steeple, this church easily manages to impress passersby.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member T0SHEA

location: Maine

date approved: 1/10/2016

last visited: 6/27/2018

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U.S. National Register of Historic PlacesCriterion Theatre - Bar Harbor ME

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An example of Art Deco, the theater was used for vaudeville performances in the early days of existence.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member nomadwillie

location: Maine

date approved: 11/1/2011

last visited: 6/29/2018

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U.S. National Register of Historic PlacesUS Post Office--Bar Harbor Main - Bar Harbor ME

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Also known as Bar Harbor Main Post Office.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member nomadwillie

location: Maine

date approved: 11/18/2011

last visited: 6/29/2018

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U.S. National Register of Historic PlacesSproul's Cafe - Bar Harbor ME

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Sproul's Cafe was a favorite gathering place during the early days of Bar Harbor's Cottage era.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member nomadwillie

location: Maine

date approved: 11/1/2011

last visited: 11/28/2016

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Maine Historical MarkersBalance Rock and the Ice Age - Bar Harbor, Maine

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Historic Marker located along the Shore Path in Bar Harbor.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member flyingmoose

location: Maine

date approved: 8/3/2021

last visited: never

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U.S. National Register of Historic PlacesJesup Memorial Library - Bar Harbor ME

in U.S. National Register of Historic Places

Located on Mt Desert St across from the Saint Saviour's Episcopal Church and Rectory which is also on the register

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member nomadwillie

location: Maine

date approved: 11/1/2011

last visited: 11/28/2016

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U.S. National Register of Historic PlacesSaint Saviour's Episcopal Church and Rectory - Bar Harbor ME

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A historic church built in 1877

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member nomadwillie

location: Maine

date approved: 11/1/2011

last visited: 11/28/2016

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U.S. National Register of Historic PlacesSt. Edward's Convent, (Former) - Bar Harbor ME

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Also known as the Bar Harbor Historical Society

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member nomadwillie

location: Maine

date approved: 10/28/2011

last visited: 11/28/2016

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NRHP Historic Districts - Contributing BuildingsRoute 233 Bridge (Paradise Hill Rd) - Acadia NP - Bar Harbor ME

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The arch bridge is located in Acadia National Park. The bridge carries Paradise Hill Rd over Eagle Lake Rd.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member nomadwillie

location: Maine

date approved: 10/16/2015

last visited: 6/29/2018

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U.S. National Register of Historic PlacesAgassiz Rock Formation - Ellsworth, ME

in U.S. National Register of Historic Places

This slab of light colored ledge was featured in Prof. Agassiz' work concerning glaciation.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NorStar

location: Maine

date approved: 10/9/2015

last visited: 11/27/2016

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U.S. National Register of Historic PlacesAbbe, Robert, Museum of Stone Antiquities - Bar Harbor ME

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The Abbe Museum was founded in 1926 and first opened to the public in 1928. You will find this in Acadia National Park, behind the Sieur de Monts visitor center.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member nomadwillie

location: Maine

date approved: 10/28/2011

last visited: 6/29/2018

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National Scenic BywaysSchoodic National Scenic Byway - Schoodic Point/Acadia National Park - Winter Harbor, ME

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The portion of the scenic byway that passes through the mainland portion of Acadia National Park, winds through pristine landscape with views of the ocean from rocky points.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NorStar

location: Maine

date approved: 10/17/2015

last visited: 6/26/2018

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U.S. National Register of Historic PlacesCarriage Paths, Bridges and Gatehouses - Bar Harbor, Maine

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Acadia National Park has an intricate network of carriage roads originally used to transport people using horse and carriage, and now used by hikers, bikers, and, horse carriages (still).

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NorStar

location: Maine

date approved: 10/9/2015

last visited: 6/29/2018

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Maine Historical MarkersCarriage Roads: The Gate Lodges - Acadia National Park - Seal Harbor, ME

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This sign near the Jordan Pond house is about the gate houses, like the one across the street.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NorStar

location: Maine

date approved: 12/19/2015

last visited: 6/29/2018

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U.S. National Register of Historic PlacesCherryfield Historic District - Cherryfield ME

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The Cherryfield Historic District encompasses the historic village center of Cherryfield, Maine. This area is distinctive for its collection of high-quality 19th century architecture, which is unique in rural contexts in the state.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member nomadwillie

location: Maine

date approved: 12/17/2017

last visited: never

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